South Africa Planning Modernized Rooivalk Helo

Credit: Rooivalk: Danie van der Merwe
LONDON—Airbus Helicopters and Denel Aviation have signed a cooperation deal to modernize South Africa’s fleet of Rooivalk attack helicopters. The two companies signed a memorandum of understanding at the African Aerospace and Defense show in Pretoria, the companies announced Sept. 15, paving the way...
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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