US Army to Buy 41 UH-72 Lakotas in FY 2015

Airbus Helicopters Inc, part of Airbus Defense and Space, has been awarded a $220.5 million...

Ultra Awarded RN Merlin Sonobuoy Contract

Ultra Electronics was won an $27.6 million (£18 million) contract to supply sonobuoys for the...

The Polish Tender Bids Are In - Including Sikorsky

The Sikorsky S-70i is manufactured by PZL Mielec in Poland. Photo courtesy of Sikorsky Contrary to...

  • MD Helicopters Sees Increase in Military Sales, Tilton Says

    March 5, 2015 | MD Helicopters has experienced growth in its military helicopter business while its competitors' sales have declined, according to company CEO Lynn Tilton. "We're sort of on the 'other end' of the wave," Tilton told an audience Tuesday here at the...

  • Timely Reminder for Budget Brokers: Looking Ahead to FY16

    March 4, 2015 | Last month, the Department of Defense (DoD) released its Fiscal Year 2016 (FY16) Presidential Budget request which came in at $534.3 billion, divided accordingly: Army $126.5 billion; Navy $161 billion; and Air Force $153.9 billion. Procurement is allocated a...

  • International Military Helicopter Conference Focuses on Budget, Resource Management

    March 3, 2015 | The Finnish army has now received 20 NH-90s, although availability rates have caused concern. Photo courtesy of NH Industries “We started our helicopter force from virtually zero, and we have faced a lot of challenges,” said Major General Abdul...

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  • Sikorsky, Boeing to Build FVL Technology Demonstrator

    August 13, 2014 | The U.S. Army Aviation Technology Directorate has selected Sikorsky and Boeing to build a helicopter for the U.S. Army’s Joint Multi-Role Technology...

  • Strengthening Supply Chain Reliability

    July 10, 2014 | In producing a complicated landing gear system for a test version of a new military light tactical helicopter, Triumph Aerospace Systems - a member of Triumph Group – was seeking a supplier that could make some critical parts in a limited quantity...

  • Boeing Sends 15th CH-147F to Canadian Air Force

    July 7, 2014 | Boeing has delivered the 15th CH-147F medium-to-heavy-lift helicopter to the Royal Canadian Air Force. The Canadian CH-147F is a multi-mission helicopter that features a modernized airframe with a long-range fuel system allowing it to fly twice as far...

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