Airbus VSR700 Rotary-Wing Drone Moves Toward 2022 Sea Trials

Airbus VSR700 unmanned helicopter
Credit: Airbus concept
LONDON—Airbus has completed low-speed flight-envelope testing of its VSR700 naval rotary-wing unmanned aircraft system as it is being prepared for sea trials in mid-2022. The platform, which was developed from the Guimbal Cabri G2 piston-engine light helicopter through a collaboration between Airbus...
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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