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Turkish helicopter programme on-track
Turkey’s T-129 attack helicopter programme, which is being co-produced with AgustaWestland, is not in danger of being axed despite technical issues, a senior defence official said recently. Since acquiring nine T129s in 2012, calibration failures, inadequate speed, excess vibration during flight and poor firing have all be noted by defence procurement agency Undersecretariat for Defense Industries (SSM).
"It is perfectly normal to have problems d...
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