By Staff Writer | September 17, 2010
The flight test portion of the Eurocopter Tiger HAD’s development has begun in Albacete, Spain, the manufacturer announced yesterday. A 15-month program will include firing of the Mistral and Spike missiles and conclude with the first qualification step (Block 1), projected in December 2011. Delivery of the first production Tiger HAD—which is based on the HAP support and escort version—is set for early 2012.
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