Just over 40 years ago, the Royal Air Force took delivery of their first Chinook helicopter. They’ve featured in every major conflict since and proven to be versatile across the spectrum of operations, from deploying troops to rescuing civilians.
ArmChairCivvy wrote:The lightness (leaving aside the changeability of barrel, for a longer one that is) may be the reason why the US has not had any of the silliness (with their SAW) of dropping MGs from section level.
ArmChairCivvy wrote:Those interested in all the twists and turns can enjoy a read here:
https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/ ... lure-93001
bobp wrote:US and UK bomb Scottish island.........
No humans were killed in the exercise