Industry Advancing Plans To Address NH90 Availability Issues

French Army's NH90 helicopter

The 500th NH90 was the 58th NH90 delivered to the French Army and the 85th for the French Armed Forces.

Credit: Eric Raz/Airbus Helicopters
The 500th delivery is usually a major milestone for any military aircraft program, as few make it that far or beyond. So when industry and customers gathered in Marseilles, France, on March 17 for the delivery of the 500th NH90, there was cause for celebration. But there was also acknowledgment that...
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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