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Farnborough 2018: Turkish Aerospace expanding helicopter portfolio (video)

17th July 2018 - 17:00 GMT | by Helen Haxell in Farnborough


The newly rebranded Turkish Aerospace, formerly Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI), is pushing to dominate the medium to heavy helicopter markets through two new models.

The aircraft will be spanning the civil and military side. However, the company is currently awaiting confirmation from the Turkish government to proceed from the quotation it supplied to development stages.

In an interview with Shephard at Paris Air Show in 2017, Metİn Olcay, business development of the helicopter group at the then TAI, explained to Shephard that the company was looking at growing its helicopter portfolio.

‘We want to complete our range of helicopters, we

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Helen Haxell


Helen Haxell

Helen Haxell was Air Editor at Shephard Media, having joined in February 2016 as Editor …

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