Airbus Calls For European Cooperation On Future Military Rotorcraft

Puma helicopter
Replacement of the UK’s Puma helicopter fleet could be a test case for the direction in which the NGRC and ENGR studies proceed.
Credit: Tony Osborne/AW&ST
Concerns that U.S. industry could muscle in on NATO plans for a medium-lift helicopter for the 2030s and beyond has sparked Airbus to call for a European solution. Airbus Helicopters says it has backing from the French, German and Spanish governments to bid for grants from the European Defense Fund...

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