UK military helicopters to start arriving in Estonia in January

Helsinki: UK military helicopters will start arriving in Estonia in January, Estonian Defense Minister Hanno Pevkur said on Thursday.

“Already in January, CH-47 Chinook helicopters will arrive here. These are transport helicopters. After some time, AH-64 Apache combat helicopters will arrive. Also, UK Eurofighter Typhoon fighters will begin to guard our airspace as part of the NATO mission,” Pevkur said at a press conference.

Pevkur also added that an additional battle group of the UK military would arrive in Estonia for the Spring Storm exercise in May.

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