Canadian S-92s Will Fly by Wire

Aviation International News » September 2007
August 28, 2007, 6:32 AM

Sikorsky Aircraft has successfully ground tested fly-by-wire (FBW) technology that will debut on 28 H-92s slated for delivery in 2009 to Canadian military forces. The H-92 is the military variant of the S-92. Sikorsky partnered with BAE Systems to develop the FBW system. The Canadian H-92s will also feature a rotor-ice protection system, glass cockpit, forward-looking infrared, full defensive suite, shipboard haul-down and automatic blade and tail fold.

FILED UNDER: 
Share this...

Please Register

In order to leave comments you will now need to be a registered user. This change in policy is to protect our site from an increased number of spam comments. Additionally, in the near future you will be able to better manage your AIN subscriptions via this registration system. If you already have an account, click here to log in. Otherwise, click here to register.

 
X