Tiger attack helicopter Weapon Systems // Aircraft // Helicopters


Country of Origin: France, Germany

The Tiger (or Tigre) is an attack helicopter created by a consortium of French, German and Spanish companies. It was developed in three configurations (see "Variants," below) with a design that is typical of contemporary attack helicopters. The slim fuselage seats a crew of two in a tandem, stepped cockpit. The French model bucks the seating trend, however, by placing the pilot in the front and the gunner aft. The four-blade main rotor hub is fitted with composite elastomeric bearings...

 

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