Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Sao Paulo Upgrades with Arriel 1D1
Turbomeca has reached an agreement with the Military Police of Sao Paulo, Brazil for Arriel 1D1 engine upgrades in at least five helicopters. The two-year project will see Eurocopter AS350Bs with Arriel 1Bs revamped into AS350B2s with Arriel 1D1s. The Military Police currently flies a Turbomeca-powered fleet of 21 AS350s and one EC135.