Helicopters in the military perform a variety of roles. Some are built specifically...
- Advanced military helicopters: how function dictates capability
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Advanced military helicopters: how function dictates capability
Helicopters in the military perform a variety of roles. Some are built specifically for speed and attack while others offer transport and support functions. What are some of the best-known advanced military helicopters and what types of operations are they used for?
IAF inducts first four CH-47F(I) Chinook heavy-lift helicopters
The Indian Air Force (IAF) has formally inducted the first four CH-47F(I) Chinook multi-mission heavy-lift transport helicopters as part of its modernisation efforts.
Hensoldt receives AMPS supply contract from Airbus Helicopters
Hensoldt has received the first order from Airbus Helicopters for the supply of airborne missile protection system (AMPS) for deployment on its helicopters.
Russian Helicopters says LOTN Afghan Mi-17 helicopter overhaul illegal
Russian Helicopters has labelled Slovakian aircraft repair firm LOTN's overhaul of Russian-made Mi-17 helicopters belonging to the Afghan Air Force as illegal.
Boeing delivers first Chinook transport helicopter to India
Boeing has officially handed over the first Chinook transport helicopter to India at its facility in Philadelphia, US.
Canada to upgrade RCAF CH-146 Griffon helicopter fleet
The Government of Canada is set to upgrade the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) fleet of 85 CH-146 Griffon helicopters.
UK MOD awards contract to Rubb for delivery of quick deployable hangars
The UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) had awarded a two-year contract to manufacturing company Rubb UK for the procurement and refurbishment of military shelters and other infrastructure support projects.
HAL’s light combat helicopter completes air-to-air missile firing
Indian state-owned company Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL) Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) has carried out air-to-air missile firing on a moving aerial target.
Indonesian Air Force to receive additional H225M helicopters
The Indonesian Ministry of Defence and PT Dirgantara Indonesia (Persero) (PTDI) have entered an agreement for the delivery of eight additional H225M multirole helicopters.
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