United States of America
Primary focus: Airframe manufacturer

Boeing Rotorcraft Systems (formerly Boeing Helicopters and before that Boeing Vertol) is the former name of a US aircraft manufacturer, now known as the Mobility Division of Boeing Military Aircraft, a division of Boeing Defense, Space & Security. The headquarters and main rotorcraft factory is in Ridley Park, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia. Production of Apache attack helicopters in Mesa, Arizona, formerly part of Rotorcraft Systems, is now under the Global Strike Division of Boeing Military Aircraft.

Boeing History

Predecessor organizations of Boeing

McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Systems (McDonnell Douglas)
United States of America


Successor organizations or spinoffs of Boeing

MD Helicopter Holdings Inc. (MDHI)
United States of America (1999 - 2005)