Eurocopter has handed over three EC225s to offshore oil and gas operators in Vietnam and Malaysia. The South Vietnam Helicopter Co. (VNH South) received its third EC225 out of four on order during a ceremony at the Eurocopter production facility in June. VNH South is scheduled to take delivery of its fourth EC225 later this year. Awan Inspirasi Sdn Bhd (AISB) has also received its latest EC225, adding to its current offshore oil transportation fleet. Eurocopter also announced MHS Aviation's fifth EC225 on order will be delivered in early July. Both MHS Aviation and AISB are based in Malaysia.
Eurocopter EC225 in flight. Photo by Anthony Pecchi, courtesy of Eurocopter
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