First AS350B3e delivered in Nepal

First AS350B3e delivered in Nepal 20 Feb, 12, Source: HeliHub.com

The first of two Eurocopter AS350B3e helicopters ordered by Nepalese operator Simrik Air was displayed last week at the Singapore Air Show.  Serial 7324 and registered 9N-AJZ, the burgundy and black aircraft is slightly ahead of schedule.

The order was signed on Friday 13th May 2011 by Simrik Air Executive Chairman Rameshwor Thapa and Eurocopter South East Asia President Bernhard Brenner in Kathmandu.  Simrik Air already operates a pair of Eurocopter BK117s, and will be operating the new 350s for tourist work.  The second aircraft is due for delivery in August.  Other Nepalese operators are also expected to order the type

Website – http://simrikair.com.np

Photo credit www.PoliceAviationNews.com

Jeremy Parkin – HeliHub.com

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