First TH-73 Joins U.S. Navy’s Training Air Wing

Credit: Jason Isaacs/U.S. Navy
The first of a planned 130 Leonardo TH-73 training helicopters has joined the U.S. Navy’s Training Air Wing as the rotorcraft begins replacing the TH-57 Sea Ranger. The TH-73 arrived at Naval Air Station Whiting Field, Florida, on Aug. 6 following the June 10 handover of the aircraft by manufacturer...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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