Progress Arsenyev Aviation continues helicopter production
Progress Arsenyev Aviation Company, a subsidiary of Russian Helicopters Holding, is continuing production of its aircraft despite the growing number of confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus cases in Russia.
At least 4,000 employees remain at work and the company has introduced strict sanitary and social distancing measures, as required by the Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing (Rospotrebnadzor).
Thermal imaging cameras have been installed at the entrances to the facilities and disinfectant and PPE is provided, whilst social distancing is set at 1.5m.
Production has remained on schedule and at full-scale, meaning that there is no plan to revise financial targets or forecasts for FY2020.
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