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Friday, May 6, 2016

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Image - AW609 TiltRotor: 3rd Prototype Closer to Maiden Flight Following Ground Run

AW609 TiltRotor: 3rd Prototype Closer to Maiden Flight Follo...

Leonardo-Finmeccanica announced today that the third prototype (A/C3) of the AgustaWestland AW609 TiltRotor has completed its first ground run at the company’s facilities in Cascina Costa, Italy, marking a critical milestone as the programme advances its testing and plans a resumption of flight testing activities. Aircraft AW609 A/C3 began restrained ground run ...
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Image - Elbits BrightNite Performs Successful Demonstration Flights

Elbit's BrightNite Performs Successful Demonstration Flights

Elbit Systems performed a series of successful demonstration flights using the  BrightNite™ system, a solution that enables utility helicopters to successfully perform Degraded Visual Environment (DVE) missions in more than 90% of the nights. The goal of the flights was to demonstrate the systems’ performance in DVE  conditions, in moonless, pitc...
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