Probe Halts Japan Navy Helicopter Project

BEIJING — A Japanese program to buy nine naval utility helicopters has been suspended while an investigation team looks into the management of the competition. The navy wanted the Sikorsky H-60, which Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) would build. But it was overruled by higher officials who instead...

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