April 02 2012
The paramilitary Carabineros in Chile have taken delivery of their fifth AW109 helicopter, reports AgustaWestland, which builds the aircraft.
The latest helicopter, ordered in 2011, will enhance the agency's operational capabilities, said the builder.
The Carabineros handle public safety, crime control, counterterrorism, anti-drug and border security missions. The force reports to the Defense Ministry, but is controlled by the Interior Ministry.
The AW109 is a light...
Please log in to continue reading.
Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.
Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…
Try Military Periscope free for seven days
Military Periscope FEDLINK information
Service ID: UC Contract Number: LCFDL19D0065
Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.
600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,
Washington DC, 20037, USA.
©Military Periscope 2022
All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.