EASA is expanding its safety-related research activities related to rotorcraft. Its latest project earmarks 1.9 EUR for improvement of rotorcraft main gear box.
The research involves the development of new design options for the rotor drive system as well as the investigation of crack developments in components. The deadline for submission of tenders is 22 November 2019. All relevant documents can be downloaded from https://ted.europa.eu/TED/notice/udl?uri=TED:NOTICE:414487-2019:TEXT:EN:HTML