The RAF’s first Merlin transport helicopter is rolled out

Magic: The first EH101 Merlin HC Mk 3 transport helicopter for the RAF was rolled out at GKN Westland’s Yeovil, Somerset factory last week. The RAF has 22 Merlin Mk3s on order. They are built in collaboration with Italy’s Agusta. EH101s have been ordered by the Royal Navy whose first Merlin entered service this week […]

Magic: The first EH101 Merlin HC Mk 3 transport helicopter for the RAF was rolled out at GKN Westland’s Yeovil, Somerset factory last week. The RAF has 22 Merlin Mk3s on order. They are built in collaboration with Italy’s Agusta. EH101s have been ordered by the Royal Navy whose first Merlin entered service this week the Canadian Defence Department, the Italian Navy and Japanese civil customers.