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Coast Guard's Agusta helicopters record success
Since the arrival of eight MH-68 helicopter gunships, a military variant of the Italian-made Agusta 109E to the U.S. Coast Guard, the first results against drug-laden speedboats bound for U.S. shores have been registered. The crew scored a perfect three busts in three attempts to stop these boats, using firearms installed on helicopters, after several warnings, including loudspeaker messages and tracer...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency