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July 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
Attack Eighteen new Boeing Apache AH-64D Longbows will be equipped with upgraded in-fleet General Electric T700 engines at the U.S. Corpus Christie Army Depot in Texas. Heavy Lift Turkey is reported to be in discussions with U.S. officials about the possibility of acquiring 10... Read More »
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March 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
TVI, a global supplier of first receiver and first responder products, has been awarded a $300,000 contract for its Infrared Raised Angle Marking Systems (IRAMS) from the U.S. Army. Northrop Grumman has received a contract from the U.S. Army to deliver 275 spare laser transceiver units (LTU) to... Read More »
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November 9, 2011
From Avionics Today
The LONGBOW LLC, a joint venture between Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman, said its Unmanned Aerial Systems Tactical Common Data Link Assembly (UTA) recently controlled an unmanned vehicle from an AH-64D Apache Block III attack helicopter, while both were in flight. During flight tests, the... Read More »
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March 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
The Bush administration is asking Congress for $481.4 billion to fund the Pentagon s basic operations in Fiscal 2008 up more than 11 percent over this year, our sister publication Defense Daily reports. The Army s $130-billion portion of the Fiscal 2008 request is 18.5 percent higher than the... Read More »
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November 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
PROGRAM UPDATES: Attack-Turkey was expected to finalize its Attack/Tactical Reconnaissance Helicopter (ATAK) competition at last month's Defense Industry Executive Committee meeting, but military officials objected to the short-listing of the Denel AH-2A Rooivalk and AgustaWestland's A129... Read More »
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January 13, 2012
From Avionics Today
Sikorsky Aircraft selected 35 companies to join its team assembling two prototype S-97 RAIDER helicopters for evaluation by the U.S. military. Self-funded by Sikorsky and its team members, the RAIDER program will demonstrate the military applications of Sikorsky s X2 (left) rotorcraft design... Read More »
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June 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
After more than five years spent recovering from accidents and mistakes, the V-22 returns to a European air show. It will be far from the only rotorcraft at Farnborough. After several years of struggling to salvage the tilt-rotor program, contracting partners Bell Helicopter and Boeing are leasing... Read More »
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April 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
The Army modernizes its helicopter fleet with evolutionary improvements in more of the same. With ongoing combat in Afghanistan and Iraq, counter-terrorist missions around the world and an unpredictable but steady rate of calls to support civilian disaster-relief efforts, U.S. military rotorcraft... Read More »
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January 1, 2006
From Rotor & Wing
MILITARY Elbit To Upgrade Bulgarian Helicopters Elbit Systems Ltd. will upgrade 12 Mi-24 combat helicopters and six Mi-17 transport helicopters for the Bulgarian Ministry of Defense under a 57.3 million ($67.2 million) contract. The upgrade is to take the Bulgarian helicopters up to NATO... Read More »
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June 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
Whether the Paris Air Show is of huge value or a dead waste of time and money depends on whom you ask. In 1908, The Frenchman Gustave Rives was holding his second Paris Motor Show in the Grand Palais, just off the Champs Elysees. As an added attraction, he decided to add some of the marvelous new... Read More »
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February 21, 2012
From Avionics Today
The LONGBOW LLC, a joint venture between Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman, delivered the first production Unmanned Aerial Systems Tactical Common Data Link Assembly (UTA) to the U.S. Army for the Apache Block III, the company announced Monday. "The delivery of the first Apache Block III UAS... Read More »
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May 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
Two new aircraft types and an updated concept of operations are leveling the playing field for Navy helicopter pilots. Commander Mark Deardurff hesitated before responding. "I don't like to use the term 'second-class citizen.' But it gets us more into a war-fighting capability than we had in the... Read More »
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April 1, 2004
From Rotor & Wing
The U.S. Army has a new aviation modernization plan: It's back to the future. Indeed, the RAH-66 Comanche is gone, but the AH-64 Apache is very much alive. Ditto the CH-47 Chinook and the UH-60 Black Hawk. And we may not have seen the last of the UH-1 Huey. That old bird may yet have new life... Read More »
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November 1, 2010
From Rotor & Wing
The U.S. Navy has begun rotorcraft project testing using its new Testbed for Rapid Warfighter Response and Experimentation (T-REX), a Bell UH-1N adapted for use in developing and testing new technology equipment. T-REX is a part of NAVAIR s Naval Aviation Center for Rotorcraft Advancement (NACRA)... Read More »
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May 1, 2007
From Rotor & Wing
MILITARY/UTILITY Sikorsky Aircraft s S-92 in March completed functionality and effectiveness tests of its missile countermeasures system at Eglin AFB, Fla. and Naval Weapons Test Center China Lake, Calif. The chaff and flare dispensing system is a version BAE Systems ALE-47 in service on the... Read More »
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April 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
Comanche's gone and VXX is lost, but folks in Connecticut have little time to mope. They're too busy building helicopters. January 28 was black Friday in Stratford, Conn. With thousands of employees, vendors, partners, community and political supporters and Wall Street watching, Sikorsky Aircraft... Read More »
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April 12, 2012
From Avionics Today
The Navy said Tuesday it is grounding operations of 14 Northrop Grumman-manufactured MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopters while the service investigates two unrelated operational mishaps. On March 30, an MQ-8B Fire Scout operating off USS Simpson was ditched at sea upon returning from a maritime... Read More »
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January 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
MILITARY Coast Guard Vows to Stick to Re-Engining Schedule The U.S. Coast Guard expects to complete re-engining its HH-65 fleet with Turbomeca Arriel 2C2s by July 2006 despite a report by the U.S. Homeland Security Dept.'s inspector general that the project already is behind schedules and its... Read More »
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January 1, 2005
From Rotor & Wing
MILITARY Military Rotorcraft Production on the Rise Nearly 5,500 military aircraft worth about $84 billion will be built or undergo major upgrades over the next decade, Forecast International says in a new study. The Newton, Conn.-based market aerospace and defense analysis firm estimates that... Read More »
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May 1, 2009
From Rotor & Wing
Attack of the Flying Robots! The headline to this column is reminiscent of a bad 1950s science fiction movie, but in actual fact, it describes the new reality of warfare. Unpiloted drones are the darlings of defense strategists in the Pentagon who promote netcentric, integrated warfighting... Read More »
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