Hellfire simulation [fr]
Two French Tiger helicopter pilots participated in September in a training course at the Army training school located in Oakey, West Brisbane, to train on the Hellfire missile simulator.
French and Australian pilots shared their operational experience and discussed technical aspect of the integration and use of the missile.
The French army participate to 3 of these courses a year and will continue to do so in 2020. This has been organized following a bilateral wish to reinforce the cooperation between the French and Australian armies.
The French Tiger helicopter is equipped with Hellfire missile. France currently deploys several tiger Helicopter in Sahel in the framework of « Barkhane » operation.