Bond hands over new EC135 to NPAS

Bond, a Babcock International Group company, handed over a new Airbus Helicopters EC135 T2+ to the UKs National Police Air Service (NPAS).

The keys for the helicopter were handed over Crime Commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson of the West Yorkshire Police at Helitech 2015.

The aircraft features a new mission suite with modern technologies, advanced communications systems and on-board computing, making the aircraft the most advanced police helicopter entering service.

Terry Spruce

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