Vertical Flight http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/45271/more en New Attack Helicopters For Japan Probably Will Go To Sea http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/new-attack-helicopters-japan-probably-will-go-sea <div class="node-body article-body">So far, the Japanese defense ministry has only sought information for 30–50 Bell AH-1S replacements. Six companies are preparing to bid.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/new-attack-helicopters-japan-probably-will-go-sea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/new-attack-helicopters-japan-probably-will-go-sea#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense50 Defense Asia Pacific AWST Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1893631 at http://aviationweek.com Leonardo Avic AHL Helo Grows To 42 Metric Tons http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/avic-ahl-helo-grows-42-metric-tons <div class="node-body article-body">The Avic Advanced Heavy Lifter (AHL) helicopter has grown again, to the point that it is now 40% heavier than when first described nine years ago. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/avic-ahl-helo-grows-42-metric-tons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/avic-ahl-helo-grows-42-metric-tons#comments Vertical Flight Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Asia Pacific Wed, 07 Nov 2018 17:48:00 +0000 1878841 at http://aviationweek.com <p>AHL model at Airshow China: Bradley Perrett/Aviation Week</p> Leaked Images Show Kamov’s Advanced Combat Helicopter http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leaked-images-show-kamov-s-advanced-combat-helicopter <div class="node-body article-body">Pictures of a Kamov design for an advanced attack helicopter have appeared on a Russian website. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leaked-images-show-kamov-s-advanced-combat-helicopter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leaked-images-show-kamov-s-advanced-combat-helicopter#comments Vertical Flight Combat Aircraft Defense Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home AWIN Europe Mon, 29 Oct 2018 14:34:00 +0000 1875081 at http://aviationweek.com <p>Kamov design for an advanced attack helicopter:&nbsp;airbase.ru&nbsp;</p> Human-Machine Interaction Is Focus Of DARPA/Sikorsky Autonomy Flights http://aviationweek.com/defense/human-machine-interaction-focus-darpasikorsky-autonomy-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Sikorsky’s S-76 autonomy testbed flies military mission profiles in preparation for UH-60 demos under DARPA’s ALIAS program.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/defense/human-machine-interaction-focus-darpasikorsky-autonomy-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/defense/human-machine-interaction-focus-darpasikorsky-autonomy-flights#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST North America Mon, 29 Oct 2018 05:01:00 +0000 1874401 at http://aviationweek.com Sikorsky UK Will Decide On Chinook FMS In 2020 http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/uk-will-decide-chinook-fms-2020 <div class="node-body article-body">Procurement officials say the potential acquisition would sustain the UK rotary-wing heavy capability.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/uk-will-decide-chinook-fms-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/uk-will-decide-chinook-fms-2020#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs Top Story - Home AWIN Europe North America Mon, 22 Oct 2018 17:56:00 +0000 1871051 at http://aviationweek.com USAF Sikorsky/Rheinmetall To Offer MH-60 To Germany http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/sikorskyrheinmetall-offer-mh-60-germany <div class="node-body article-body">Sikorsky and Rheinmetall have signed accords to offer the MH-60R Seahawk maritime helo to Germany as a replacement for the Westland Lynx shipborne helicopters.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/sikorskyrheinmetall-offer-mh-60-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/sikorskyrheinmetall-offer-mh-60-germany#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN Europe Wed, 17 Oct 2018 20:11:00 +0000 1868851 at http://aviationweek.com MH-60R: USN Airbus Racer Final Assembly In Late 2019 http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-racer-final-assembly-late-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus Helicopters will begin final assembly of its Racer high-speed hybrid rotorcraft demonstrator in the fourth quarter of 2019. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-racer-final-assembly-late-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-racer-final-assembly-late-2019#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Technology AWIN Europe Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:02:00 +0000 1867321 at http://aviationweek.com Racer: Airbus Helicopters Possible Chinook Cuts May Affect Army’s Dual-track Aviation Push http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/possible-chinook-cuts-may-affect-army-s-dual-track-aviation-push <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing fears that a major CH-47 upgrade could be delayed as the U.S. Army looks for budget savings. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/possible-chinook-cuts-may-affect-army-s-dual-track-aviation-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/possible-chinook-cuts-may-affect-army-s-dual-track-aviation-push#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST North America Fri, 12 Oct 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1863931 at http://aviationweek.com U.S. Army Bell Touts Tiltrotor Experience In MUX Bid http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-touts-tiltrotor-experience-mux-bid <div class="node-body article-body">Bell’s experience with V-22 Osprey and V-280 Valor tiltrotor aircraft position the company well for the U.S. Marine Corps’ Group 5 UAS competition.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-touts-tiltrotor-experience-mux-bid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-touts-tiltrotor-experience-mux-bid#comments Vertical Flight Defense Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN North America Tue, 02 Oct 2018 21:17:00 +0000 1859671 at http://aviationweek.com Artist's concept of V-247: Bell MH-139: The Helicopter That U.S. Air Force Could Not Refuse http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/mh-139-helicopter-us-air-force-could-not-refuse-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing’s Leonardo-designed aircraft eclipses Sikorsky to win $2 billion Huey replacement contract.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/mh-139-helicopter-us-air-force-could-not-refuse-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/mh-139-helicopter-us-air-force-could-not-refuse-0#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST North America Fri, 28 Sep 2018 08:00:00 +0000 1856981 at http://aviationweek.com Boeing