The first NH-90 military helicopter in Qatar
The aircraft is part of an order for 28 units for the Air Force
The first NH-90 military tactical transport helicopter produced by European manufacturer NHIndustries has been delivered in recent weeks to the Qatar Emiri Air Force (QeAF). The aircraft was displayed publicly for the first time during the National Day celebrations in recent days. Deliveries are expected to continue until 2025.
The rotary-wing aircraft is the first of an order for 28 multi-role twin-engine helicopters worth more than 3 billion euros. It provides for the supply of 16 NH-90 aircraft in Tactical Transport Helicopter (TTH) version for land operations and 12 units in Nato Frigate Helicopter (NFH) version for naval missions, in addition to the provision of infrastructure, maintenance and training services. The contract was signed in March 2018 and options for an additional 12 aircraft.
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency