Russia, China Launching Heavy Helicopter In 2016

Credit: CH-53K: Marine Sgt. Mallory S. VanderSchans
MOSCOW and BEIJING — A Russo-Chinese cooperative program for an unusually large helicopter should move into full-scale development, with an agreement due to be signed this year. But the Russian share of the program is looking increasingly limited. Russia and China have been studying the helicopter –...
Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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