Thursday, July 1, 2010

Turkish Defense Minister Vecdi Gönü Reveals Purchase of 27 Attack Helicopters

Defense Minister Vecdi Gönül has said that, in addition to an earlier decision to buy nine Italian AgustaWestland-made A129 attack helicopters, Turkey has also decided to lease nine A129s to meet the urgent needs of the Turkish military.A Turkish request for the purchase of nine US-made Bell AH-1W Super Cobra helicopters is also on the table, and Turkey has not abandoned its desire to acquire them, Gönül told Today's Zaman.
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From defence.pk it says that the t129 will be delivered to Turkey in 2013. http://www.defence.pk/forums/land-forces/44640-t-129-atak-attack-helicopter-being-eveluated-pakistan-18.html

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