Japan Aims For Mid-2020s Service For New Attack Helo

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TOKYO—Japan’s prospective requirement for attack helicopters is likely to include shipboard operation and entry into service no later than the mid-2020s, industry sources said. Six companies are preparing to bid when a formal requirement is issued: Airbus, Bell, Boeing, Kawasaki Heavy Industries...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

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