NH Industries NH90

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NH90 Caïman of the French Navy in Paris, near Invalides museum.

The NH90 is a European military helicopter. It is built by NH Industries, a company of four countries (France, Germany, Italy,[1] and Netherlands). It is a stealth technology helicopter. It can do transport. It can also attack submarines with torpedoes.

In France it is called[2] Caïman (in English Caiman) by the French Army[3] and French Navy.[4] The Italian Navy call it SH-90. It first flew in December 1995.

Similar aircraft[change | change source]

Bibliography[change | change source]

  • Moeng, Sophearith (1998). Vital guide to military Aircraft. Airlife publishing. ISBN 1-85310-537-6.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The Italian Navy to Receive Mission Planning & Analysis System for Its NH90 NFH Helicopters | AgustaWestland". Archived from the original on 2012-02-05. Retrieved 2013-03-09.
  2. (in French) http://www.avionslegendaires.net/avion-militaire/nhindustries-nh-90-caiman-tth-nfh/
  3. (in French) http://www.avionslegendaires.net/2012/12/actu/defense-le-caiman-alat-a-desormais-le-pied-marin/
  4. "HSS". www.netmarine.net.