Argentina to Buy Bell 407GXi Helicopters for its Air Force

June 1, 2023 @ 05:40 AM

Argentinas Ministry of Defense has announced the procurement of six Bell 407GXi helicopters. The government-to-government contract was executed between the Ministry of Defense of Argentina and the Canadian Commercial Corporation

Malaysia signs Contract to Lease 4 Sikorsky UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopters, Orders ATR

May 25, 2023 @ 03:11 PM

Malaysia has signed a contract worth of RM187 million for the leasing of 4 Sikorsky UH-60 Blackhawk Helicopters for the Malaysian Army Aviation. The contract was signed with a local outfit, Aerotree Defence & Services, at the ongoing Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) exhibition

Nigerian Pilots, Technicians Arrive in Turkey for T129 ATAK Helicopter Training

May 23, 2023 @ 02:53 PM

Nigerian pilots and technicians have reached Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) facilities where they will undergo training on how to operate T129 ATAK attack helicopters. According to

Russian Helicopters Delivers 18 Choppers for Zimbabwe's First Air Ambulance Service

May 22, 2023 @ 07:16 AM

Russian Helicopters has handed over 18 Ansat helicopters to the Republic of Zimbabwe to start the African nation's first air ambulance service.“Today we are handing over to the Republic of Zimbabwe a batch of Russian-made Ansat helicopters

Rosoboronexport to Present Helicopters Upgraded with Russian Engines, Electronics at HeliRussia 2023

May 18, 2023 @ 11:13 AM

Rostec subsidiary Rosoboronexport will be showcasing Russian military helicopters with upgraded engines and electronics at the 16th international Helicopter Industry Exhibition (HeliRussia 2023). HeliRussia will be held from May 18 to 20 at the Crocus Expo International Exhibition Center in Moscow

First Flight of Czech Republic's AH-1Z Helicopter

May 11, 2023 @ 12:43 PM

The first Czech Republic AH-1Z attack helicopter completes first flight operations at the Bell Amarillo Assembly Center, according to a May 9 announcement by Bell. In 2019, the Czech Republic selected Bell to provide it with a mixed-fleet of four AH-1Z Vipers and eight UH-1Y Venoms helicopters

India Seeks Engines for its Mi-17 Fleet

May 9, 2023 @ 10:47 AM

India is looking for a new engine to power its Mi-17 fleet due to problems in the supply chain. The Indian Army is struggling to obtain VK-2500-03 engines and spare parts from Russia, which is preoccupied with the Ukraine War

Poland to Receive 8 Apache Helicopters from U.S. Stock Ahead of a...

May 9, 2023 @ 10:02 AM

Polish servicemen will soon begin training on how to operate the AH-64 Apache helicopters, ahead of the delivery of eight aircraft. "The U

AeroVironment to Co-design MARS Sample Recovery Helicopters

May 4, 2023 @ 08:01 AM

NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) awarded

Bell Unveils 407M Special Mission Helicopter

April 27, 2023 @ 09:42 AM

Bell has introduced 407M special mission aircraft at this years Army Aviation Association of America Mission Solutions Summit. The 407M is part of Bell's Special Mission Aircraft initiative to offer multi-mission civil helicopters modified for military use