Newsletter #87

MQ-8C Fire Scout Prepares for Shipboard Testing The UAV Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout successfully completed precision sloped landing tests at Naval Base Point Mugu in preparation for at sea testing

Russia Ready to Offer Indonesia New Models Strengthening and expanding trade between Russia and Indonesia was discussed during Russian Trade and Industry Minister Denis Manturov’s visit to Indonesia.

Kaman Negotiates Upgrade of 4 SH-2G for Peru Kaman confirmed is negotiating with General Dynamics Canada to remanufacture and upgrade four Kaman SH-2G Super Seasprite helicopters for the Peruvian Navy.

Curtiss-Wright Computers for UH-60V Black Hawk Curtiss-Wright Corp has received a contract from Northrop Grumman for a fully integrated mission equipment package to upgrade the US Army UH-60L cockpit to replicate the one of the UH-60M variant

Two AS350B3e to Support Italy Terna Power Grid Italian electrical transmission grid operator Terna has taken delivery of two Airbus Helicopters AS350B3e rotorcraft to perform surveillance and maintenance support for power lines that deliver electricity throughout the country.

Summit Air Ambulance Gets Its First AW119Kx Summit Air Ambulance of Idaho gets first of two AW119Kx, an EMS equipped helicopter that will support their operations in the Northwest United States. The second AW119Kx will follow soon.

Rostec at Interpolitex 2014 Rostec products will be at Interpolitex 2014, the 18th International Exhibition of Technologies and Methods to Ensure National Security October 21-24 on the VDNKh grounds. Interpolitex is Russia’s largest trade show for Police technologies and equipment.

Workhorse concludes CH-47F verification process B Company, 603rd Aviation Support Battalion, 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, “Workhorse”, concluded their hands-on verification process of the CH-47F Chinook helicopter maintenance manuals.