SOURCE: EADS North America

EADS North America

October 15, 2012 15:06 ET

Media Advisory: EADS North America to Reveal Results of Armed Aerial Scout Flight Demonstration at Pre-AUSA Press Breakfast Oct. 18

HERNDON, VA--(Marketwire - Oct 15, 2012) -

EADS North America will discuss the results of its voluntary flight demonstration for the U.S. Army's Armed Aerial Scout program at a press breakfast in advance of the Association of the U.S. Army annual meeting. Earlier this month the company completed a series of high-altitude demonstrations with two helicopters to showcase the superior performance of the company's AAS-72X+ offering.

The AAS-72X+, an armed derivative of the Army's UH-72A Lakota helicopter, will be manufactured by the company's American Eurocopter business unit in Columbus, Miss. Lockheed Martin provides the mission computer and integrates the mission equipment.

Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012
9:00 a.m. Eastern

National Press Club
529 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20045

Sean O'Keefe, Chairman and CEO, EADS North America
David Haines, Vice President, Rotorcraft Programs, EADS North America

James Darcy

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