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November 26, 2020, 4:44 AM

Germany Orders NH90 Sea Tiger Helicopters

The shipborne Sea Tiger helicopter will defend the German navy’s frigates against both submarine and surface attack.

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Nov 26, 2020 - 4:44 AM
The shipborne Sea Tiger helicopter will defend the German navy’s frigates against both submarine and surface attack.
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