First of Two New Advanced Israel Police Helicopters Arrives in Israel
The new Duchifat (Hoopoe) helicopter – the most advanced two-engine helicopter in the world will soon enter the Israel Police.
They are described as the most technically advanced helicopters in the world, which have been built to the specifications of Israel Police. These are two powerful helicopters that will allow, for the first time, to fly fighters and special forces to operational events. At the end of their service, the helicopters will join the roles of the air unit in the fight against crime, terrorism and road accidents.
In addition, the helicopters will be part of the aerial firefighting system in their ability to carry large quantities of water and help extinguish fires.
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)