The Ansat light multipurpose helicopter owned by the Mexican company Craft Avia Center has started flying in Guadalajara.
The helicopter has been supplied by Russian Helicopter Systems company for Craft Avia Center, a Mexican dealer of Russian Helicopters holding company. Ansat helicopters are expected to be used in Mexico for VIP transportation, firefighting and other needs. The cockpit design allows converting a rotorcraft into a cargo, passenger of medical version, capable of transporting up to seven people, within an hour.
Craft Avia Center plans to supply 13 helicopters of that type for the company and its customers, in the first stage, and 27 rotorcraft for the national air medical services project. Certification of Ansat model in Mexico should be completed in 2020.
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