Thursday, May 12, 2016
Airbus to Retrofit French Agency's EC145s
The French Defence Procurement Agency has awarded Airbus Helicopters with a contract to retrofit the avionics suite of 35 EC145 helicopters operated by the Security Civile, an agency of the French Ministry of Interior that performs critical search and rescue and medical evacuation services throughout France. As part of the retrofit, Airbus will equip all aircraft with an improve avionics suite to allow the performance of missions in all-weather conditions. This will be performed over the next seven years.
Photo courtesy of Airbus Helicopters