Australia Lays Out Helicopter Acquisition Plan

A Royal Australian Navy MRH90 used for evacuation during bushfires in December 2019.
Credit: Chief Petty Officer Kelvin Hockey/Commonwealth of Australia
Australia plans to acquire an enlarged fleet of naval logistics helicopters, probably late this decade, to be followed by long-range rotorcraft for the army. Acquisition of battlefield rotorcraft is intended for the late 2030s or early 2040s. These plans, along with confirmation that attack...

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