Airbus Preparing To Fly VSR700 Prototype In 2018

Credit: Airbus Helicopters Concept
Airbus is getting ready to cash in on what it sees as an emerging market in naval UAVs. With navies claiming a rash of successes in UAV trials from warships, Airbus and its partners, France’s Naval Group—formerly DCNS—are pushing development of a naval UAV based on a two-seat training helicopter...
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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