October 28 2019
Airbus Helicopters says it has delivered the first NH90 Sea Lion naval multirole helicopter to the German defense procurement agency.
The navy’s first NH90 was also the 400th to be produced across all variants.
Germany ordered 18 Sea Lions in June 2015 after selecting the platform to replace its Sea King Mk 41 helicopters. Airbus expects to deliver two more Sea Lions before the end of the year.
The Sea Lion will be used for missions such as search-and-rescue; maritime...
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