Korea Aerospace needs a new major project; another military helicopter could be it
An attack derivative of the Surion utility helicopter is shaping up as a likely project to sustain Korea Aerospace Industries’ hard-won aeronautics development skills. As the engineering effort on the Surion winds down, other projects that could keep the company’s engineers busy include a civil aircraft, such as the regional jet revealed last year, and the KFX fighter. The need for development work is clearly driving the push for a home-grown attack helicopter, since foreign ...
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