Thailand orders additional H225Ms
Airbus Helicopters has received an additional order from the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) for the supply of four H225M multirole utility helicopters, the company announced on 20 September.
This follow-on order will bring the RTAF’s H225M fleet to 12 aircraft by 2021. The new contract also covers on-site technical support and continuing airworthiness management organisation services, fully supported by Airbus’ Thailand team.
The four new H225Ms will join the RTAF’s existing fleet of six H225Ms for combat SAR missions, SAR flights and troop transport operations.
The air force will also receive two H225Ms from its earlier order, by end of 2018.
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