The U.S. Marine Corps is moving ahead to approve the new four-bladed AH-1Z attack helicopter for international export after receiving approval late last month for full-rate production, according to officials at prime contractor Bell Helicopter. Pentagon acquisition czar Ashton Carter has directed the service to review what items on the helicopter should be subject to anti-tamper regulations by February. An export determination on the AH-1Z “Zulu” could come as soon as two months later, ...


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