Airbus Expanding H175 Capabilities

MARSEILLE, France and LOUISVILLE, Kentucky – Airbus is hoping to certify an increase in the maximum takeoff weight of its H175 intermediate-heavy helicopter by the end of this year. The 300 kg (660 lb.) increase to 7.8 metric tons would give the aircraft 40 nm of extra range and is one of a number...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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