Tianjin 2013

The November/December 2013 issue of AHS International's Vertiflite magazine featured ground-breaking in-depth insights into China's burgeoning helicopter industry. This page hosts some of the images taken by AHS International at the China Helicopter Exposition 2013 on September 8, 2013, and photos at the 2nd Asian/Australian Rotorcraft Forum (ARF) on September 9-11, in Tianjin, China, many of which were featured in the article. 

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ARF Welcome by Mr. Cai Yi, the General Manager of Avicopter
ARF welcome from Avicopter (Mr. Cai)
ARF Welcome by AHS International Executive Director, Mr. Mike Hirschberg.
ARF welcome from AHS (Mr. Hirschberg)
ARF welcome by Mr. Ximin Wu, the Chief Engineer of AVIC China Helicopter Design and Research Institute (CHDRI) and the designer of Z-10.
ARF presentation by AVIC CHRDI (Mr. Wu)
ARF Winner of Best Paper Award: Dr. Jianhua Zhang from The Pennsylvania State University, USA (center), flanked by Prof. Ed Smith, Penn State (right) and Prof. Xia Pinqi, ARF 2013 chair (left)
ARF Winner of Best Paper (Dr. Zhang, center)
ARF Best Student Paper awarded to Jingsong Yang
ARF Best Student Paper (Mr. Yang)
Prof. Chopra wins ARF Wang Shicun Award for outstanding people in education, research and development of helicopter technology
ARF Wang Shicun Award (Prof. Chopra)
AHS coin presented to NUAA (Min Shen) for organizing the 2nd ARF
AHS coin given to NUAA (Ms. Shen)
CAAC offices in Tianjin
Civil Aviation Administration of China offices in Tianjin
Avicopter - headquarters
Avicopter - headquarters
Avicopter - production plant
Avicopter - production plant
Avicopter AC312
Avicopter AC312
Avicopter - AC312 production cell
Avicopter - AC312 production cell
Avicopter - civil production line
Avicopter - civil production line
Avicopter AC312
Avicopter AC312
Avicopter AC352 mock-up
Avicopter AC352 mock-up
Avicopter AV-200 UAV
Avicopter AV-200 UAV
Avicopter AV-500 UAV model
Avicopter AV-500 UAV model
Avicopter model of AC3X2
Avicopter model of AC3X2
Avicopter model of AC301
Avicopter model of AC301
Avicopter model of AC310
Avicopter model of AC310
Avicopter model of AC311
Avicopter model of AC311
Avicopter model of AC312
Avicopter model of AC312
Avicopter model of AC313
Avicopter model of AC313
Avicopter model of AC352
Avicopter model of AC352
Avicopter model of Z-8
Avicopter model of Z-8
Avicopter model of Z-9
Avicopter model of Z-9
Avicopter model of Z-11
Avicopter model of Z-11
Avicopter models of advanced concepts
Avicopter models of advanced concepts
Avicopter model of Feihong
Avicopter model of Feihong
Feihong rotorhead
Feihong rotorhead
Avicopter model of Blue Whale tiltrotor
Avicopter model of Blue Whale tiltrotor
Avicopter model of Jueying (Absolute Shadow)
Avicopter model of Jueying (Absolute Shadow)
Radio-controlled AVIC AF811 for agriculture
Radio-controlled AVIC AF811 for agriculture
CETC V750 UAV
CETC V750 UAV
Jiangsu Yun River Aircraft Co. 2-seater
Jiangsu Yun River Aircraft Co. 2-seater
Guimbal Cabri G2 (France)
Guimbal Cabri G2 (France)
AgustaWestland AW139
AgustaWestland AW139
Eurocopter EC135
Eurocopter EC135
Enstrom 480B exhibit
Enstrom 480B exhibit
China Helicopter Expo flight line
China Helicopter Expo flight line
Bell 429 flyby (US)
Bell 429 flyby (US)
Avicopter AC312 demo
Avicopter AC312 demo
Cicaré CH-7T (Argentina)
Cicaré CH-7T (Argentina)
Cicare SVH-4 helicopter trainer-simulator
Cicare SVH-4 helicopter trainer-simulator
Enstrom 480B demo (US)
Enstrom 480B demo (US)
Eurocopter 120B Colibri and Bell 427
Eurocopter 120B Colibri and Bell 427
Rotorway A600 (US)
Rotorway A600 (US)
Enstrom 480B flightline
Enstrom 480B flightline
Sikorsky S-76D (US)
Sikorsky S-76D (US)
Sikorsky S-76D, and four Z-19s flying past four Z-10s
Sikorsky S-76D, and four Z-19s flying past four Z-10s
Ukrainian Aerokopter AK1-3 Sanka (Ukraine)
Ukrainian Aerokopter AK1-3 Sanka (Ukraine)
Z-10 aerobatics
Z-10 aerobatics
Z-10 demo
Z-10 demo
Z-10 flares
Z-10 flares
Z-10 flyby
Z-10 flyby
Z-10 four-ship
Z-10 four-ship
Z-10 four-ship
Z-10 four-ship
Z-10 front view
Z-10 front view
Z-10 hover maneuvers
Z-10 hover maneuvers
Z-10 pre-flight
Z-10 pre-flight
Z-10 through the smog
Z-10 through the smog
Z-10
Z-10
Z-10 rotorhead
Z-10 rotorhead
Z-19 demo
Z-19 demo
Z-19 flyby
Z-19 flyby
Z-19 and AC313 demo
Z-19 and AC313 demo
Z-19 on static display
Z-19 on static display
Z-19 and AC313 transport
Z-19 and AC313 transport
Z-19 and Enstrom 480B
Z-19 and Enstrom 480B
Z-19 and Z-10
Z-19 and Z-10
Z-19, Enstrom 480B and Z-10
Z-19, Enstrom 480B and Z-10



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