Vertical Flight http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/45271/more en U.S./Chinese Team Wins VTOL Design Competition http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/uschinese-team-wins-vtol-design-competition <div class="node-body article-body">A graduate student team from the University of Maryland and Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics in China has won a competition to design a reconfigurable VTOL aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/uschinese-team-wins-vtol-design-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/uschinese-team-wins-vtol-design-competition#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Asia Pacific AWIN North America Fri, 17 Aug 2018 11:23:00 +0000 1840091 at http://aviationweek.com Vertical Flight Society U.S. Army Finds Funds For Armed Scout Fly-Off http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-army-finds-funds-armed-scout-fly <div class="node-body article-body">Funding has been identified for a fly-off between competing armed scout rotorcraft prototypes and will not impact the budget for development of a replacement for the UH-60 Black Hawk, the U.S. Army says.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-army-finds-funds-armed-scout-fly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-army-finds-funds-armed-scout-fly#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home AWIN North America Thu, 16 Aug 2018 21:21:00 +0000 1839451 at http://aviationweek.com UH-60: U.S. Army Tests Clear Osprey For COD Role http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/tests-clear-osprey-cod-role <div class="node-body article-body">USN test pilots have successfully demonstrated MV-22 operations from the flight deck of a carrier at heavier weights than those permitted for the aging C-2A.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/tests-clear-osprey-cod-role" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/tests-clear-osprey-cod-role#comments Vertical Flight Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN North America Thu, 16 Aug 2018 20:52:00 +0000 1839431 at http://aviationweek.com V-22: USN Leonardo Encouraged By Increased Helo Deliveries http://aviationweek.com/defense/leonardo-encouraged-increased-helo-deliveries <div class="node-body article-body">Italian aerospace and defense company Leonardo says it has overcome helicopter production and delivery glitches that led to investor concern about one of the most profitable elements of the business.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/leonardo-encouraged-increased-helo-deliveries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/leonardo-encouraged-increased-helo-deliveries#comments Vertical Flight Defense AW.com Business Defense Top Stories Europe Wed, 01 Aug 2018 21:15:00 +0000 1833431 at http://aviationweek.com Northrop Grumman Courts European Fire Scout Buyers http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/northrop-grumman-courts-european-fire-scout-buyers <div class="node-body article-body">A full-scale mockup was on display at the Royal Air Tattoo to show off of the MQ-8 Fire Scout's capabilities. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/northrop-grumman-courts-european-fire-scout-buyers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/northrop-grumman-courts-european-fire-scout-buyers#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Europe North America Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:01:00 +0000 1820971 at http://aviationweek.com Northrop Grumman Military Rotorcraft Competitions Abound In U.S., Asia And Europe http://aviationweek.com/farnborough-airshow-2018/military-rotorcraft-competitions-abound-us-asia-and-europe <div class="node-body article-body">As countries modernize their rotary-wing fleets, they are bringing much-needed relief to the helicopter manufacturers suffering from a downturn driven by oil and gas industry woes.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/farnborough-airshow-2018/military-rotorcraft-competitions-abound-us-asia-and-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/farnborough-airshow-2018/military-rotorcraft-competitions-abound-us-asia-and-europe#comments Farnborough Airshow 2018 Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Farnborough 2018 Defense AWST Global Tue, 10 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1818311 at http://aviationweek.com Tony Osborne/AW&ST Bell-Boeing Gets $4.2B Contract For 58 V-22s http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-boeing-gets-42b-contract-58-v-22s <div class="node-body article-body">The DOD has awarded Bell-Boeing a roughly $4.2B contract modification to purchase 58 V-22s for the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force and Japan.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-boeing-gets-42b-contract-58-v-22s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-boeing-gets-42b-contract-58-v-22s#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories AWIN North America Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:31:00 +0000 1816891 at http://aviationweek.com V-22: USMC Leonardo Seeks Answers On UK Rotary-Wing Strategy http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-seeks-answers-uk-rotary-wing-strategy <div class="node-body article-body">Leonardo officials are calling on the British defense ministry and the government to provide some clarity about future rotary-wing programs.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-seeks-answers-uk-rotary-wing-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-seeks-answers-uk-rotary-wing-strategy#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Funding & Policy Top Story - Home AWIN Europe Thu, 05 Jul 2018 13:44:00 +0000 1816751 at http://aviationweek.com Leonrdo Sikorsky Raider Flies Again As U.S. Army Details Armed Scout Plan http://aviationweek.com/defense/sikorsky-raider-flies-again-us-army-details-armed-scout-plan <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Army has briefed industry on its plan to conduct a competitive fly-off in 2023 between prototype armed scout rotorcraft. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/sikorsky-raider-flies-again-us-army-details-armed-scout-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/sikorsky-raider-flies-again-us-army-details-armed-scout-plan#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home North America Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:28:00 +0000 1813881 at http://aviationweek.com Bell Advances Valor’s Development http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-advances-valor-s-development <div class="node-body article-body">Bell Helicopter demonstrates its V-280 tiltrotor prototype, built for the U.S. Army’s Joint Multi Role Technology Demonstration, publicly for the first time. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-advances-valor-s-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-advances-valor-s-development#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST North America Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:30:00 +0000 1810861 at http://aviationweek.com Bill Carey/AW&ST