Peru to Buy 24 Helicopters to Fight against Guerrillas

By Geraldine Cook
December 20, 2012

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The Peruvian government is evaluating French, Russian and American proposals to acquire 24 helicopters for the Armed Forces, according to Minister of Defense Pedro Cateriano, after attending a ceremony in which five reconditioned helicopters were delivered to the Army to counter guerrillas and drug trafficking on December 15.