23rd June 2022 saw 7 Regiment at Middle Wallop receive their fourth AH-64E when ZM702 was delivered in from Wattisham as “ArmyAir782“
16th June 2022 saw the delivery of a third AH-64E from Wattisham to the AAC HQ at Middle Wallop, when ZM714 transferred to 7 Regiment as “Carnage1“
3 more new AH-64Es arrived in the UK on 15th June 2022 from Boeing in Arizona. USAF C-5M 85-0009 delivered the airframes into RAF Mildenhall as “Reach455“. ZM715, ZM717 and ZM718 will be prepared for road move to Wattisham in the coming days.
ZM709 took to the air in the UK for the first time today as “ArmyAir606“
Thursday 9th June 2022 saw ZM704 make its first flight in the UK as “ArmyAir606“
8th June 2022 saw the arrival at Middle Wallop of their first two AH-64Es. ZM708 and ZM716 arrived from Wattisham as Carnage1 and Carnage2 to join 7 Regiment at the AAC HQ as part of the AH-64E training unit.
26th May saw a couple of AH-64Es make their first flights in the UK, with ZM702 (AAC606) and ZM716 (AAC607) both taking to the air during the day.
AH-64E ZM708 took to the air today (Thursday 19th May 2022) for the first time in the UK, on a test flight from 7 Btn REME by ArmyAir606
AH-64E ZM710 took to the air for the first time in the UK today as “ArmyAir607“
AH-64E ZM701 was noted flying on 6th April on an extended air-test. This brings to six the total number of AH-64E airframes that have flown so far in the UK (ZM701, ZM703, ZM705, ZM706, ZM712, ZM714).