China Designing New ‘Future Helicopter’

Future Helicopter
A mixed propulsion concept on display at the China Helicopter Research and Development Institute.
Credit: Jiangxi Television via Global Times
SINGAPORE—China is designing a new helicopter that will serve its military’s current and future needs. Wu Ximing, designer of the CAIC Z-10 attack helicopter and a political adviser to the Chinese Communist Party, told state broadcaster CCTV that there are plans to accelerate the design and...
Chen Chuanren

Chen Chuanren is the Southeast Asia and China Editor for the Aviation Week Network’s (AWN) Air Transport World (ATW) and the Asia-Pacific Defense Correspondent for AWN, joining the team in 2017.

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