Saturday, September 1, 2012
Saudi Arabia Purchases MD530Fs
MD Helicopters has obtained a $40-million contract from the U.S. Army for the purchase of MD530F helicopters and equipment. The aircraft, part of the foreign military sales (FMS) program, are designated for Saudi Arabia. MD’s facility in Mesa, Ariz. will manufacture the helicopters, with completion of the contract expected in July 2013.