Australia Wants Tiger Successor Operational By 2026

Credit: Cpl. Kylie Gibson/Commonwealth of Australia
Exasperated by the unreliability of its 22 Airbus Tiger ARH attack helicopters, Australia said in 2016 it would replace them by the mid-2020s, barely a decade after the fleet became fully operational. Two years later that plan looked doubtful: The Tigers’ performance had improved markedly, so...

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