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This paper contains a brief chronology of the major US developments in the application of composite materials to helicopters. The major events of each decade from 1940 are described. Some references are made to significant accomplishments in helicopter structures, materials development
and the general application of composites in order to establish a framework for the subject matter. Comments are also made on future trends and new applications.
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