TITLE

London (2) UK's Helicopter Commitment to Afghanistan Beyond 2015

AUTHOR(S)
Drwiega, Andrew
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Military Technology;2011, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of British government to leave Afghanistan in or around 2015. It mentions that the decision has coincided with the cancellation of the Search and Rescue-Helicopter (SAR-H) Private Finance Initiative (PFI). It cites the questionable acquisition of additional 12 CH-47 Chinooks by the Ministry of Defence (MoD). It notes that the acquisition is confirmed at the National Audit Office's Briefing for the House of Commons Defence Committee.
ACCESSION #
60667351

 

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