Avic AHL Helo Grows To 42 Metric Tons

ZHUHAI, China—The Avic Advanced Heavy Lifter (AHL) helicopter has grown again, to the point that it is now 40% heavier than when first described nine years ago. The service ceiling, already unusually high, has also risen. Maximum weight will be 42 metric tons (93,000 lb.), according to the placard...

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