UHT ("Unterstützungshubschrauber Tiger," or Support Helicopter Tiger) is a medium-weight multi-role fire support helicopter built for the Bundeswehr (German Armed Forces). Unlike other versions, it has no integrated chin gun turret. It also incorporates CCD cameras and other sensors in a mast-mounted sight.

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Eurocopter Group

Primary manufacturer: Airbus Helicopters

Parent type: Airbus Helicopters EC665 Tiger

Aircraft status: Operational

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift devices: 1 Single main rotor

Dedicated control device: 1 Tail rotor

Crew required: 2 in Tandem arrangement

Landing gear: Wheels (non-retractable)

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Aircraft Details

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