The first helicopters Airbus H225 Super puma are already practically ready and will be handed over to the State Emergency and National Guard of Ukraine in December. This was stated by Interior Minister Arsen Avakov.
"The first propellers for Ukraine Airbus H225 Super puma are practically ready! Our French partners complete the assembly, debugging and test flights. In December, helicopters will be handed over to SESU and NGU. Our pilots are already there! - get acquainted with their cars and getexperience ", - said Arsen Avakov.
Recall that at the Airbus Helicopters plant, Ukraine is commissioned to manufacture and supply 55 helicopters of various classes for the needs of the State Emergency Service, the National Guard, the State Border Guard Service and the National Police of Ukraine. In Ukraine, 15 helicopter bases and the "Airbus Helicopters" service center will work.
"Kremenchuk Flight College will become the main base for training pilots of technical and service personnel of the aviation security system of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. In addition, our specialists take special training courses in France based on the Airbus Helicopters training centers. We will get a qualitatively new level of specialists who will carry out the tasks of aerometric evacuation, search and rescue operations, the police component and the protection of the state border, "Arsen Avakov said.
According to the Department of Communications of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine