S-61 Composite Tail Rotor Blades

Our Composite Tail Rotor Blades are estimated to be certified by Q2 2017.

The blades include:

  • Direct bolt-on replacement
  • Measured in flight (OGE) performance increase of 400 lbs
  • Improved tail rotor authority
  • Significantly improved erosion protection
  • Replaceable nickel abrasion strip
  • Significantly improved damage/flaw tolerance
  • Reduced maintenance / replacement costs
  • Improved ballistic tolerance