24-Jun-2011 Source: Eurocopter
On Thursday at the Paris Air Show, Aerotree Defence & Services Sdn Bhd issued a letter of intent for the purchase of three EC135s. The letter was handed over by Aerotree Group Executive Chairman YBhg. Datoâ€™ Hjh. Norida Hamzah to Dominique Maudet, Eurocopterâ€™s Executive Vice President of Global Business & Services.
Aerotree intends to use the aircraft for training and light utility missions to expand its business in Malaysia and the region.
The purchase agreement for this new EC135 fleet was handled by Eurocopterâ€™s subsidiary in Malaysia.
Aerotreeâ€™s EC135s are scheduled to be delivered beginning in the first quarter of 2012, enabling the company to become one of the major lightweight helicopter operators within the region.