Australian Seahawk helicopters to get Penguin missiles




 
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November 16th, 2007  
rock45
 

Topic: Australian Seahawk helicopters to get Penguin missiles


Australian Seahawk helicopters to get Penguin missiles
DATE:13/11/07
SOURCE:Flight International
By Emma Kelly

Australia's Defence Materiel Organisation is examining the feasibility of integrating Kongsberg's Penguin anti-ship missile with the Royal Australian Navy's 16 Sikorsky S-70B-2 Seahawk helicopters. The weapon was originally selected for the navy's troubled Kaman SH-2G(A) Super Seasprite fleet, which is now not expected to deliver full functionality until 2010-11.

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http://www.flightglobal.com/articles...-missiles.html
November 19th, 2007  
AussieNick
 
Well they won't be on the seahawk for long then, as the MRH-90 has just started being delivered to replace them.
 


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