Airbus Helicopters Delivers the German Army’s Final Upgraded Tiger Support helicopter for Deployment in Afghanistan

Date: Issue 53 - May 2014

The Germany Army  received the last of 12 Tiger UHT support helicopters upgraded by Airbus Helicopters for Afghanistan missions to support ground troops, protect convoys and perform reconnaissance operations.

This milestone rotorcraft – presented during a delivery ceremony at Airbus Helicopters’ Donauwörth, Germany production facility – was provided to the military service’s 36 Combat Helicopter Regiment.