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National Defense Press Release  Future Verticfal Lift: Service Perspectives on Requirements
September 23, 2016, Washington, DC. The military wants to replace a host of current helicopters with aircraft that not only fly much faster, but can fly without a human pilot. Read full article Here
National Defense Press Release  Army TRADOC Puts FVL on Priority List
March 16, 2016, Huntsville, AL. U.S. Army Training and Doctorine Command has developed a list of 8 capabilities that service leaders should prioritize. FVL was included in that list
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vlc press release  VLC Signs $200M Agreement for Advancing Rotorcraft
January 29, 2016, Vertical Lift Consortium Announces Signing of $200M Agreement for Advancing Rotorcraft Technologies
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ahs-vlc-press AHS, VLC Join Forces to Win Major Funding for FVL
December 18, 2015, Congressional support key to success of revolutionary rotocraft initiative
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CSIS Panel Image VLC Chairman, Nick Lappos, Speaks at CSIS Panel
On July 22, 2015, VLC Chairman, Nick Lappos spoke on Future Vertical Lift and the growing importance of development in next generation, vertical lift aircrafts. Watch the discussion Here
Breaking Defense Press Release Image Breaking Defense: “Future Vertical Lift: Industry Urges Common Cockpit” In Response to CSIS Panel Discussion July 22, 2015 Press Release
SEAPOWER Press Release Image SEAPOWER: “Vertical Lift Forum Examines Affordability Through Commonality” In Response to the CSIS Panel Discussion
July 22, 2015
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DOD Buzz Immage DOD BUZZ: "Future Choppers Must Share More Parts, Officials Say" In Response to the CSIS Panel Discussion July 22, 2015
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Janes Press Release Image Jane's: “Commonality is key to controlling FVL costs, officials say” In Response to the CSIS Panel Discussion July 22, 2015
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Fort Rucker Press Release "Fort Rucker program leading way in developing military’s next helicopters" Press Release
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