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EC225 to return to service in April, says Eurocopter

24th January 2013 - 17:48 GMT | by Tony Skinner in Paris


Eurocopter hopes to clear the EC225 for a full return to service in April, after cracks in the aircraft’s main gear box (MGB) caused the ditching of two aircraft in 2012 and the subsequent grounding of the North Sea fleet.

In October a circumferential crack in the bevel gear vertical ...

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