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Saudi Press Agency

Commander of Royal Saudi Naval Forces Launches Multi-Mission Helicopters (MH-60R)

Saudi Press Agency

Wednesday 1442/5/8 - 2020/12/23

Jubail, Saudi Arabia, Dec 23, 2020, SPA -- Commander of the Royal Saudi Naval Forces Lieutenant General Fahd bin Abdullah Al-Ghafili launched here today the Multi-Mission Combat Navy Helicopters (MH-60R) in the presence of Commander of the US Central Command, Fifth Fleet and Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) Samuel Paparo.

During the inauguration ceremony, Al-Ghafili expressed the Royal Saudi Naval Forces' pride to have the Multi-Mission Helicopters (MH-60R) which come in line with the strategic objectives of the future vision of the Ministry of Defense, spurred by the support of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and HRH the Crown Prince.

Al-Ghafili said that this type of aircraft possesses the latest technologies and systems, which will enhance the capabilities of the Royal Saudi Naval Forces to face all challenges and threats in the region.

17:58 LOCAL TIME 14:58 GMT

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