Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Helibras to Maintain Brazilian EC725s
Eurocopter subsidiary, Helibras, has reached an agreement to provide parts, service, inspections, overhaul and repairs for the Brazilian Armed Forces’ fleet of 50 Eurocopter EC725s on order. The five-year contract covers all three branches of Brazil’s military. Helibras will also dispatch teams to provide on-site service at EC725 bases. Three EC725s have entered service with the Brazilian Air Force, Army and Navy, with production on the remaining 47 helicopters scheduled to start in 2012.