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

Airbus Reveals First U.S.-built H125 Helicopter Variants

April 25, 2023 @ 04:50 AM

Airbus Helicopters said it is introducing the first U.S

First Flight of Turkey's Gokbey Helicopter with Indigenous TS1400 Engine

April 24, 2023 @ 08:57 AM

Turkeys Gokbey helicopter flew for the first time with the indigenous TS1400 engine on April 22; the chopper will eventually replace American-made UH-1 currently in service with the countrys armed forces besides targeting the export market. Head of Turkish Presidency of Defense Industry (SSB) Ismail Demir confirmed the flight in a

How Russian Jets Are Turning the Tide of War in Sudan

April 20, 2023 @ 09:27 AM

Russian fighters and attack helicopters have shone in the ongoing pitched battle between Sudanese Armed Forces and Rapid Support Forces (RSF) which has raised fears of a civil war. Sudans military, led by Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman al-Burhan, an army general who is the de facto ruler of the country since a coup in 2019, operates a mixture of transport planes, fighter jets and helicopters sourced from Europe, Russia, China and the United States but has taken to its official social media accounts to laud Russian aircraft

S.Korea to Develop Electronic Warfare Aircraft, Buy Heavy Helicopters

April 13, 2023 @ 02:49 PM

South Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) is planning to domestically develop an electronic warfare aircraft and buy heavy helicopters for special operations. The Defense Project Promotion Committee approved a $1

British Sea King Helicopter Handed Over to Ukraine Navy

April 13, 2023 @ 02:10 PM

Ukraines Navy has taken delivery of British Sea King helicopters. Helicopters arrived as part of military and technical assistance to the war-torn country

China's AC332 Multipurpose Helicopter completes First Flight

April 8, 2023 @ 05:16 PM

China's indigenous multirole helicopter, the AC332, completed its first flight in North China's Tianjin on Friday.Its developer, the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) focused on developing a product with performance and operating costs comparable to those of advanced foreign counterparts and realize advantages in terms of its plateau performances, Ma Dequan, general manager of AVIC Tianjin Helicopter Co Ltd, was quoted as saying to Global Times