Description: The article examines the development of future combat helicopters. A brief description of the design- layout scheme helicopters, their analysis to determine the most economical and the effective combat helicopter. A new design layout scheme promising a helicopter gunship. It is shown that a promising new combat helicopter is currently the best model compared to the army aviation aircraft equipment, which is used by the Air Forces of Ukraine.
Keywords: helicopter design-layout scheme, fenestron, NOTAR, helicopter