Canada To Expand Cormorant SAR Fleet

Canada will expand its CH-149 Cormorant search-and-rescue helicopter force with at least two more aircraft as the fleet undergoes a mid-life update, defense minister Harjit Sajjan has announced. The additional two aircraft, bumping the fleet from 14 to 16, likely will be converted from the VH-71...
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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