Thursday, May 19, 2011
Experts: Mods for Stealth, Radar Jamming
Pakistan agreed to return the tail section and wreckage of the modified helicopter involved in the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad to U.S. government officials on Tuesday. But due to the nature of the classified operation, military rotorcraft experts say it could be years before the full details about the raid and the Sikorsky UH-60’s secret modifications come to light. While images of the wreckage offer a rare visual into what appears to be a classified government program, without some official confirmation, it's hard to draw definitive conclusions.