Rotorcraft News

Honeywell Chosen as Engine Provider for Defiant X Helicopter

Honeywell has been chosen by Sikorsky and Boeing as the engine provider for Defiant X, the new helicopter for the U.S. Army’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) competition. With Honeywell providing the HTS7500 turboshaft engine, the Defiant X is expected to be the fastest, most maneuverable and survivable assault helicopter in history. Published by on 11 February 2022.