Operation Atalanta: Dutch maritime NH90s suffer corrosion

Last year, the Royal Netherlands Air Force deployed one of its NH Industries NH90s for the first time aboard a navy vessel, during anti-piracy operation Atalanta in the Gulf of Aden.

After an inspection conducted following the mission, it was concluded thatthe amount of wear and tear and corrosion to the helicopter was much higher than anticipated.The same problems were noted on another aircraftdeployed to the Caribbean.

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Source: http://www.flightglobal.com


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