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Wed, 05 Oct 2016 22:11:54 GMT

Aerometals Inc. accused of copyright infringement over drawings use  -  Northern California Record
The plaintiff holds Aerometals Inc. responsible because the defendant allegedly used plaintiff's drawings for parts for the MD 500 series without authorization. The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks damages, profits, augmented damages ...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:05:51 GMT

Civil helicopter market growth overview, regional analysis, its key manufacturers and more in a new 2016 research report  -  WhaTech
Companies likeAirbus Helicopters, Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), Bell Helicopter Textron Inc, Enstrom Helicopter Corporation, Finmeccanica Helicopters, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd, Korea Aerospace Industries Ltd, MD Helicopters Inc ...
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:20:31 GMT

​Boeing, Korean Air join up for unmanned MD500 gunship  -  Flightglobal
Boeing and Korean Air have signed a memorandum of agreement to jointly develop the MD Helicopters MD500 into an unmanned attack platform. The US firm will provide extensive technical support for the programme, and the two companies will market the ...
Sun, 11 Sep 2016 12:13:08 GMT

2016 Investor's Guide to the Top 10 Military Helicopters  -  Motley Fool
Image source: MD Helicopters. S&P Global Market Intelligence reports that MD Helicopters is privately held -- not publicly traded. The company's versatile MD500 light helicopter serves multiple transport and combat roles in the U.S. (and other) armed ...
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:43:10 GMT

Final MD 530Fs of Follow-On Contract Arrive in Afghanistan  -  Aviation International News
MD Helicopters completed delivery of 12 MD 530F light scout/attack helicopters to Afghanistan, fulfilling an October 2015 follow-on contract from the U.S. Army Non-Standard Rotary Wing Program Office. The helicopters bring to 27 the number of armed MD ...
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:12:44 GMT

Afghan Air Force takes delivery of last MD-530 helicopters from US  -  Airforce Technology
The Afghan Air Force (AAF) has taken delivery of its last four MD-530 Cayuse Warrior helicopters from the US Air Force (USAF), bringing the total number of MD-530s to 27. The helicopters armed with fire rockets or 0.50-calibre machine guns were flown ...
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:37:18 GMT
Court Misread FCA In Chopper Co. Bribery Suit, DOJ Says  -  Law360 (subscription)
Law360, Washington (August 26, 2016, 1:30 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Justice filed an amicus brief with the Eleventh Circuit Thursday in a whistleblower suit accusing MD Helicopters Inc. of bribery and selling overpriced choppers that, while ...
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:07:44 GMT

Afghan air force gets more MD-530 helicopters  -  UPI.com
Like the previous shipment of five MD-530s in July, these newest helicopters have the capability to fire rockets or .50-caliber machine guns. They also have a new sighting system that wasn't on the initial 13 helicopters, according to Lt. Col. Bill ...
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:10:30 GMT

MD Helicopters completes delivery of Cayuse Warriors to Afghan Air Force  -  Vertical Magazine (press release) (blog)
“The versatility of this aircraft for attack, scout and escort mission has been proven in theater since the first Cayuse Warriors arrived in Kabul in 2015,” said Lynn Tilton, chief executive officer of MD Helicopters. “Whether as a primary training ...
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:03:32 GMT

Afghanistan receives final MD 530F helo  -  IHS Jane's 360
The Afghan Air Force (AAF) received its final MD Helicopters Inc (MDHI) MD 530F Cayuse Warrior ('Jengi' [Warrior]) light attack platforms on 25 August, the 438th Air Expeditionary Wing (AEW)/Train, Advise, Assist Command - Air (TAAC-Air) announced.