Used extensively by both Stygian forces and their Alpha Legion overlords.  The Heldrake was a fearsome air support asset.  Armed either with a hades pattern autocannon, or a napalm throwing flamer it was able to engage a vast array of targets effectively.  It's ability to claw and rend imperial aircraft with it's talons led a new and sinister aspect to air combat.  The daemonicly powered war machine proved resistant to damage and a tendency to use it's claws to snatch up and kill enemy infantry had a demoralizing effect on frontline Imperial units.


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