LONDON — Eurocopter Spain has completed the first flight of a Spanish-assembled EC665 Tiger attack helicopter. The aircraft, which will be known as the Tiger HAD/E (Support and Attack Helicopter) (E for Espana) when it enters service, took to the air for the first time on July 29 at the company’s facility at Albacete. The aircraft is the second of 18 Tiger HAD/E helicopters being purchased for the Spanish army. Delivery of the aircraft to the Spanish armed forces is due to take place at ...
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