Helibras delivers to Brazil its second H-225M helicopter with anti-surface capability

Anti-surface warfare (ASUW or ASuW) is the branch of naval warfare concerned with suppressing surface combatants. More generally, it is any weapons, sensors, or operations intended to attack or limit the effectiveness of an adversary's surface ships.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian Navy received from Helibras, a subsidiary of Airbus Helicopters, the second AH-15B ASuW helicopter, registration N-4102.

This is the thirteenth H-225M aircraft delivered by Helibras to the Brazilian Navy and its Naval Aviation, within the H-XB Project, and the second in its naval version with anti-surface capability, making this the most complex fleet of H-225Ms in the world.


The Brazilian AH-15Bs have state-of-the-art systems, can be armed with two Exocet AM39 B2M2 anti-surface missiles, and are equipped with the Chaff & Flare . . .

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