04 Jul '16, 1pm

Polish Armed Forces Receive Upgraded W-3 Helos

Polish Armed Forces Receive Upgraded W-3 Helos

PZL-Swidnik has handed over to the Polish armed forces the last upgraded W-3PL Gluszec and the first upgraded W-3RM Anakonda platforms, the Leonardo Helicopters subsidiary announced. The handovers, which took place at the company's Swidnik site on 27 June, saw the last four of eight W-3PLs delivered to the army and the first two of five enhanced W-3RMs given over to the navy in a ceremony that was attended by the Minister of National Defence, Antoni Macierewicz, and other top-level political, military, and industry dignitaries. Developed by PZL-Swidnik, the Polish Armed Forces, and the Air Force Institute of Technology, the W-3PL Gluszec is equipped with a modern 'glass' cockpit that incorporates a head-up display and new mission avionics; a roof-mounted Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Toplite electro-optic/infrared turret; a chin-mounted 12.7 mm machine gun turret; a doub...

Full article: http://www.janes.com/article/61969/polish-armed-forces-re...

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