Vertical Flight https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/45271/more en Engine Companies Await U.S. Army’s FLRAA Propulsion Choice https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/engine-companies-await-us-army-s-flraa-propulsion-choice <div class="node-body article-body">Off-the-shelf contenders emerge as rivals to a nearly decade-old centerline engine development program for the Army’s high-speed replacement for the UH-60.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/engine-companies-await-us-army-s-flraa-propulsion-choice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/engine-companies-await-us-army-s-flraa-propulsion-choice#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense42 Defense AWST North America Thu, 17 Oct 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1968271 at https://aviationweek.com Steve Harding/U.S. Army Utility Is Just The First Role For The Chinese Z-20 https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/utility-just-first-role-chinese-z-20 <div class="node-body article-body">A naval version has appeared for the Avic Harbin helicopter, which appears to be longer than Sikorsky’s H-60.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/utility-just-first-role-chinese-z-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/utility-just-first-role-chinese-z-20#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense42 Defense Asia Pacific AWST Wed, 16 Oct 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1968181 at https://aviationweek.com Yan Siming/International Aviation USAF’s Once-Troubled HH-60W Evolves Into A Model Program https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/usaf-s-once-troubled-hh-60w-evolves-model-program <div class="node-body article-body">The lesson of getting the U.S. Air Force’s Combat Rescue Helicopter effort back on track is a back-to-basics approach to program management.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/usaf-s-once-troubled-hh-60w-evolves-model-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/usaf-s-once-troubled-hh-60w-evolves-model-program#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense AWST-Defense42 Defense AWST Global North America Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:55:00 +0000 1968119 at https://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Karem Proposes AR40 Active-Rotor Compound Helicopter https://aviationweek.com/defense/karem-proposes-ar40-active-rotor-compound-helicopter <div class="node-body article-body">The hallmark of Karem Aircraft's AR40 active-rotor, winged, compound helicopter is to fly fast.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/karem-proposes-ar40-active-rotor-compound-helicopter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/karem-proposes-ar40-active-rotor-compound-helicopter#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology AWIN_Defense Defense AW.com AWST-Defense42 Defense Defense Top Stories Top Story - Home North America Mon, 14 Oct 2019 13:00:00 +0000 1968097 at https://aviationweek.com Karem Aircraft Bell’s ‘Affordable’ FARA Prototype https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-s-affordable-fara-prototype <div class="node-body article-body">Bell unveils its 360 Invictus, which is the latest contestant in the Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft competition.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-s-affordable-fara-prototype" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-s-affordable-fara-prototype#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense U.S. Army Rotorcraft AWST North America Thu, 10 Oct 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1967877 at https://aviationweek.com Bell U.S. Army Takes Reins of Rotorcraft Replacement https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-army-takes-reins-rotorcraft-replacement <div class="node-body article-body">The Army seems to have best of both worlds—Congress backs continued Chinook Block 2 helicopter production and Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft development.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-army-takes-reins-rotorcraft-replacement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/us-army-takes-reins-rotorcraft-replacement#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense U.S. Army Rotorcraft AWST North America Wed, 09 Oct 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1967839 at https://aviationweek.com Sikorsky/Boeing Leonardo: Europe Should Have Role In Future Vertical Lift https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-europe-should-have-role-future-vertical-lift <div class="node-body article-body">The managing director of Leonardo’s helicopter business says he would like to see a role for European industry in the programs that emerge from the U.S. Army’s Future Vertical Lift (FVL). </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-europe-should-have-role-future-vertical-lift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-europe-should-have-role-future-vertical-lift#comments Vertical Flight Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Europe Thu, 03 Oct 2019 20:10:00 +0000 1967634 at https://aviationweek.com AW139: Antonio Stellato Could Textron Become Purer A&D Company, Or Be Sold? https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/could-textron-become-purer-ad-company-or-be-sold <div class="node-body article-body">A new corporate review may indicate that Textron could be looking to become an aerospace and defense-focused company similar to other large rivals, according to analysts.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/could-textron-become-purer-ad-company-or-be-sold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/could-textron-become-purer-ad-company-or-be-sold#comments Vertical Flight Business Aviation Defense AW.com Business Aviation Top Stories North America Mon, 12 Aug 2019 22:22:00 +0000 1965134 at https://aviationweek.com Textron Australia Wants Tiger Successor Operational By 2026 https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/australia-wants-tiger-successor-operational-2026 <div class="node-body article-body">Canberra seeks information on a proven and mature armed helicopter. Bell and Boeing will propose the Viper and Apache, Airbus a Tiger modernization. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/australia-wants-tiger-successor-operational-2026" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/australia-wants-tiger-successor-operational-2026#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense Asia Pacific AWST Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1963953 at https://aviationweek.com Cpl. Kylie Gibson/Commonwealth of Australia Australia Seeks Info On Tiger Helo Replacements https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/australia-seeks-info-tiger-helo-replacements <div class="node-body article-body">Australia is sticking by a plan to replace its 22 Airbus Tiger ARH attack helicopters in the mid-2020s, issuing a request for information on a prospective order for 29 rotorcraft. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/australia-seeks-info-tiger-helo-replacements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/australia-seeks-info-tiger-helo-replacements#comments Vertical Flight AW.com Defense Top Stories Programs Asia Pacific Europe Wed, 10 Jul 2019 18:12:00 +0000 1963683 at https://aviationweek.com Tiger ARH: Commonwealth of Australia