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Pakistan orders nine Bell AH-1Z gunships April 8, 2016

  The US Department of Defence announced, the procurement of 9 AH-1Z Viper attack helicopters to Pakistan. This sale was concluded under the FMS (foreign military sales) Deliveries will begin in 2018. A contract of more than 170 million dollars was spent in August on 19 AH-1Z helicopters for the US Marine Corps and Pakistan. No details were given about the distribution of these 19 aircraft between Pakistan and the Marines. It is now clarified that Pakistan orders nine of these helicopters. Pakistan is the first international customer for the AH-1Z type.

Pakistan orders nine Bell AH-1Z gunships

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