RN Wildcat helicopters can carry up to 20 Martlet missiles for use against stationary and moving targets.
Israel grounds Black Hawk fleet amid engine troubles
In a 17 August social media post, the service explained that Maj Gen Amikam Norkin, IAF Commander, approved grounding the helicopters for training and non-operational flights with an air force technical unit called upon to complete an investigation into the engine issues.
The exact nature of the problems have not been made public and an IAF spokesperson told Shephard ‘we have no further comment [to make] on the issue’.
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