France Upgraded First of 36 Tiger to HAD Variant, 21-Dec-17 : Airbus delivered first of 36 French Army Tiger HAP upgraded to the HAD version involving over 100 airframe modifications and installing over 1500 new parts and 250 electrical cables
German Tiger Helicopters to Resume Flights, 22-Sep-17 : German Army to lift, with some restrictions, the grounding order of Tiger helicopters imposed after last July crash in Mali
German Tiger Crashes in Mali, Two Peacekeepers Killed, 31-Jul-17 : German Army Tiger helicopter, part of peacekeeping mission MINUSMA in Mali, crashed killing the two crew members
Safran to Supply Strix Sights for Tiger HAD, 21-Jun-17 : Paris Air Show 2017 Safran Electronics & Defense to supply 18 more Strix optronic sights for the Tiger HAD program of 67 helicopters for the French Army
Australian Tiger Achieves 2,000 Flight Hours, 15-May-17 : Australian Army Tiger Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter (ARH) serial number #001, delivered back in December 2004, has achieved 2000 flying hours, the first Tiger in the global fleet
German Army Tigers Arrived to Gao in Mali, 25-Mar-17 : After being transported to Mali by AN-124 as part of MINUSMA, the first two of four German Army’s Tiger attack helicopters self deployed 1000 km north of the Capital to their area of operations.
Germany Deploying Helicopters in Mali, 12-Jan-17 : The German Army deploying 4 NH90 and 4 Tiger helicopters to Mali under UN Mission MINUSMA replacing Dutch Chinook and Apaches. Will remain in country until Mid-2018.
Spanish Special Forces at SOFEX-16, 17-Jun-16 : Spanish Navy Assault Ship Castilla participated in the joint Navy/Army special forces exercise SOFEX 16
PGZ Talks for Tiger HAD in Poland, 28-Apr-16 : Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) and Airbus Helicopters talking about the Tiger HAD project in the frame of the Polish Army Kruk attack helicopter program
Australian Defence Force Exercise Jericho Dawn, 21-Mar-16 : Australian Army and the RAAF conducted live fire demonstration at the Puckapunyal Military Area in Victoria as part of Exercise Jericho Dawn
Seven Additional Tiger HAD for the French Army, 22-Dec-15 : French Army (Aviation Légère de l Armée de Terre, ALAT) will eventually operate a fleet of 67 Tigre helicopters in the HAP and HAD variants
APKWS Laser-Guided Rocket for Europe, 16-Sep-15 : BAE Systems announced an agreement with MBDA to support marketing efforts for the Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) laser-guided rocket in Europe
Tiger HAD Presentation in Poland, 27-Aug-15 : MSPO 2015 A French Army Tiger HAD give a presentation in Poland a week before being displayed at the 23rd edition of the International Defence Industry Exhibition MSPO in Kielce.
Airbus Australia Joint Military/Civilian Support Centre, 22-Apr-15 : The Australian Defence Force and Airbus Group Australia Pacific have commissioned a joint support centre on Brisbane Airport to be staffed by civilian and Defence personnel.
Twenty Tiger Simulators To France and Germany, 12-Feb-15 : Organisation for Joint Armament Cooperation (OCCAR) awarded Thales / Rheinmetall a contract to supply or upgrade 20 Tiger combat helicopter simulators for the French and German Armed Forces.