utility helicopter


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utility helicopter

Multi-purpose helicopter capable of lifting troops but may be used in a command and control, logistics, casualty evacuation or armed helicopter role.
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Bengaluru(Karnataka)[India], Dec 13 ( ANI ): Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) Chairman and Managing Director T Suvarna Raju on Wednesday said the company was making effort to achieve a basic certification of Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) by the mid of 2018.
LIGHT UTILITY HELICOPTER PROJECT: 200 light choppers were to be bought for the Army and the Air Force to replace their Cheetah and Chetak helicopters.
Recently, the Philippines announced the pending delivery by early next year of an initial batch of Golden Eagle 12 fighter/attack aircraft from South Korea while last year, it accepted the delivery of eight PZL-3 Sokol utility helicopters from Swidnik.
The concept of arming utility helicopters advanced further with the arrival of the Bell Huey series in late 1962.
Bristol, USA, Product Manager Light Utility Helicopter, Utility Helicopter Project Office.
He said as its designation "Combat Utility Helicopter or CUH" connotes, the Bell CUH 412 is a utility helicopter and, contrary to what some parties mistakenly believe, its mission is to save lives.
Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Limited ("Waypoint"), in technical partnership with Eagle, a leading global helicopter solutions provider, has established an aircraft reconfiguration program, the Waypoint Medium Utility Helicopter ("MUH") for legacy AW139 variants for use in support of a range of utility mission areas, including: firefighting, light EMS/SAR, mining, powerline support, and general aerial work and transportation services, the company said.
Both companies will now discuss to finalise formation of the JV, which will act as the prime contractor for military helicopter tenders, including the Reconnaissance and Surveillance Helicopter, the Naval Utility Helicopter and the Naval Multirole Helicopter procurement programmes, the firms said in a statement.
Travel Business Review-November 8, 2011--EADS North America Loads Light Utility Helicopter for Operations(C)2011] ENPublishing - http://www.
The light combat helicopter, manufactured in India by Hindustan Aeronautics, is an armed version of the utility helicopter Dhruv.
To help overcome those challenges, the Army is equipping the UH-72A Lakota light utility helicopter with a new mission package to enable pilots and operators to talk and share data with civil authorities and state agencies, said Col.
The ongoing restructuring of the US Army aviation sector is cited as one of the main factors driving this growth in light rotorcraft requirements, with the Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter and Light Utility Helicopter programmes expected to take delivery of hundreds of new light helicopters in the next few years.
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