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A Stealthy Helicopter Used for Attack on Bin Laden That Had Been a Secret

The assault team who killed Osama bin Laden sneaked up on his compound in radar-evading choppers that had never been discussed publicly by the USA government, aviation analysts said Thursday.   The commandos blew up one of the choppers after it was damaged in a hard landing, but news photos of the surviving tail section reveal modifications to deaden noise and reduce the chances of detection by radar.   The stealth features, similar to those used on advanced fighter jets and bombers; help give details how two of the choppers…

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