Erickson Selected as Vendor for Special Operations Transport in Northwest Africa

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Erickson to Support SOCAF in Five Year, $13M Contract

Erickson Inc, a leading global provider of aviation services, has announced that it has been awarded a five year, $13 million Blanket Purchase Agreement by the United […]

FINMECCANICA signs contract worth over €100m with Philippine Navy for AgustaWestland AW159 Helicopters

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The helicopters will be delivered in 2018 and will perform anti-submarine and anti-surface warfare primary missions
The contract also includes support and training package
The Philippine order adds to those in the United Kingdom and the Republic […]

Boeing, U.S. Army to Remanufacture 117 Apache Helicopters

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Agreement provides for upgrading AH-64D Apaches to new AH-64E, training, support and spares

Boeing, continues its role as the United States’ leading provider of attack helicopters with a contract to remanufacture 117 AH-64D Apaches to the […]

HAI 2016 Latest : AgustaWestland displays Its First Light Twin Helicopter with Skids

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AgustaWestland unveiled its latest addition to its lineup, the AW109 Trekker, on Tuesday at Heli-Expo. Notably, the helicopter is the Italy-based company’s first light twin to offer skid landing gear. It is expected to receive […]

HAI 2016 Latest : Finmeccanica’s AW Trekker light twin makes its first flight

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Finmeccanica’s AW Trekker light twin made its first flight Wednesday at the company’s Cascina Costa, Italy helicopter division. The nominal flight included an assessment of general handling and basic systems. Two prototypes will be used for […]

AgustaWestland AW609 tilt-rotor crashes in Italy killing two test pilots

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The AW609 Tiltrotor , a hybrid between an airplane and helicopter, capable of taking off vertically was on a test flight in Northern Italy , when it crashed between the areas of  Santhia and […]