To accompany this week’s magazine features on defence helicopters here are a few defence helicopter features from the Flightglobal archive.
1995: A clash of cultures – Apache vs Eurocopter Tiger - Read Flight’s report about how France “deplores” the UK’s choice of the Westland/McDonnell Douglas WAH-64D Apache Longbow as its next attack helicopter, suggesting it is a “negative signal toward Europe”.
1994: The year of the tiger… about Netherlands newly created air mobile brigade
2 Dec 1980: RAF Chinook arrives in UK
1985: The Westland issue: Europe races to meet Westland deadline
1985: Comment - Confusion over Westland
This weeks features include: