P&W To Provide Power For New Russian Light Helo

Credit: The VRT 500 is targeting the light single-engine helicopter market.
DUBAI—Pratt & Whitney Canada is to provide the powerplant for Russian Helicopters’ new VRT500 light helicopter. Contracts signed at the recent Dubai Airshow here will see the PW207V used on the 1.65-metric-ton coaxial helicopter, which has been developed by the VR Technology design house and is due...
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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