AVX Aircraft Company has been awarded a contract by the US Army to conduct Configuration Trades Analysis (CTA) studies for the Joint Multi Role helicopter program. The approximately $4 million contract, awarded by the U.S. Army Aviation Applied Technology Directorate of The Research, Development and Engineering Command located in Fort Eustis, Virginia, calls for AVX Aircraft Company to conduct studies that define an objective aircraft that represents an affordable, technically feasible aircraft design that meets a provided set of performance attributes.
About AVX Aircraft Company
AVX Aircraft Company is a designer, horizontally integrated manufacturer, and marketer of the Company’s revolutionary and patented helicopter technology (“AVX Technology”). AVX Technology is ideal for modifying existing fleets of helicopters that need performance upgrades, or building entirely new helicopters. AVX Technology consists of coaxial rotors and dual ducted fans, which combines proven technologies to achieve greater aerodynamic efficiency, speed, range, fuel efficiency, ability to operate in hotter temperatures and higher altitudes, HOGE and utility than conventional helicopters.