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Tag: Mi-171Es

  • Tuesday, September 26th 2023 - 08:16 UTC

    Argentine armed forces out to get new helicopters

    The Air Force's Mi-171Es lack maintenance due to Western sanctions against Russia

    Argentina's Defense Minister Jorge Taiana was reported Monday to have signed a letter of intent with Italian aircraft manufacturer Leonardo for the acquisition of eight AW 109 helicopters for surveillance operations in the South Atlantic and thus strengthen the Navy's patrolling capabilities in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).