Chile Gets World's First Cougar AS532 ALe
The Chilean Army took delivery of the world’s first Cougar AS-532 ALe on Tuesday, March 25 at the FIDAE International Air and Space Fair in Santiago, Chile.
This new aircraft is the latest member of the Cougar family and features the same four-axis autopilot and glass cockpit as the EC225. It is the ninth Cougar helicopter to be delivered to the Ejército de Chile. “This is an important day for Chilean aviation.
Source: Our Bureau News - 27 March 2014
Photo: The Chilean Army receives an AS532 helicopters FIDAE (Photo by Aviacion Total / taringa.net)
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