Additional Helicopters to the Philippines

Additional Helicopters to the Philippines 13 May, 2019

Philippines, which increased their procurement fort he military, has taken delivery of new vehicles after KAAV7A1’s

Two AW159 ASW helicopters ordered by the Philippines Navy to be used in the security of trade routes, logistics and naval operations were delivered to the country. The platforms, which are described as having a significant ability leap for the navy, have also been reported to have a anti-submarine warfare capability. The helicopters, which the country will deploy to the frigates to be delivered in 2021 and 2022, will be put into service at a ceremony at Sangley Point on May 27th, the 121th anniversary of the establishment of the Philippines Navy.

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