Airbus Fires Spike Missile From H145M

Credit: Airbus Helicopters/Cara Irina Wagner
Airbus Helicopters has fired Rafael’s Spike anti-armor missile from its H145M light utility helicopter as the OEM works to broaden the capabilities of the dual-use platform. First trial firings of the Israeli-developed Spike ER2 were undertaken from a company-owned H145M on a firing range in Romania...
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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