Saturday, May 1, 2010
Rotorcraft Report: Study: Near-Term Growth for Medium, Heavy Helos
Forecast Intl’s new study, “The Market for Medium/Heavy Military Rotorcraft,” projects a need for more than 4,300 helicopters between 2010 and 2019, at a total value of around $92.3 billion. The report examines helicopters in the gross-weight class of more than 15,000 pounds (6,804 kg). It foresees a period of strong growth in the near term followed by a decline in output from 2015-2019.