Upgraded UK Helicopters Touch Down in Afghanistan




British troops in Afghanistan have welcomed the arrival of the first wave of Lynx Mk9A helicopters, which will be specifically employed to provide them with much required air support. Amid the recent and highly publicized pleas for the government to boost the number of helicopters in the region, the new aircraft will offer an abundance of benefits to the soldier on the ground over the standard Lynx choppers in service since 2006. The Mk9A model offers advanced communication system, impro...
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