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Country of Origin: South Korea


The Surion, also known as the Korean Utility Helicopter (KUH), is a medium helicopter jointly developed by Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) and Eurocopter. The European helicopter firm has a 30 percent stake in the development phase and a 20 percent stake in the production phase.

Surion means "agile and flawless" in Korean.

The indigenous helicopter is intended to boost South Korea's aerospace industry and replace aging army helicopters. Sixty percent of the Surion's parts and...

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