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Military Helicopters

Helicopter market – seeking opportunities amid hardships: the military to the rescue?

A Caracal helicopter.The helicopter market remains under pressure. Despite the stabilization of defence spending, budgets remain tight and parapublic markets are considered to be mature.
   

Rooivalks the ‘blue eyed boys’ of UN mission in the DRC

Rooivalks in the DRC.South Africa’s Rooivalk deployment with the United Nations in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is the blue eyed boy of the mission due to its unrivalled effectiveness, according to an SA Air Force (SAAF) official.
   

Kaman awarded depot level maintenance contract for Egyptian SH-2s

An SH-2G Seasprite.Kaman Aerosystems has been awarded a three year contract for the establishment of depot level maintenance capabilities for the Egyptian Air Force (EAF) SH-2G(E) helicopter program.
   

Airbus sees Super Puma future but no quick helicopter market rebound

A Super Puma.Airbus has no plans to scrap its Super Puma helicopter in the wake of a crash that killed 13 people in Norway, the head of its helicopter division said on Wednesday, but he warned the market would remain weak at least until the end of 2017.
   

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