Public Security Bureau of Ordos orders AgustaWestland GrandNew helicopters

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has announced that the Public Security Bureau of Ordos, in China’s Inner Mongolia,
has ordered two GrandNew helicopters. The two helicopters will be used to
perform fire fighting, rescue, observation, transport and civil protection
duties. With this latest order AgustaWestland maintains its market leader
position in China’s
public security market.

Aircrew and technicians will
be provided with comprehensive training and the aircraft backed by 24/7
support. This latest selection marks the entrance of the GrandNew helicopter
into China’s
public security market adding to the AW119Ke, AW109 Power, Grand and AW139
types that are already in service.

Terry Spruce

Terry is Senior News Editor and writes for both Corporate Jet Investor and Helicopter Investor. He is also responsible for our helicopter guides. Terry has been an aviation enthusiast since the early 1970s. He is a lapsed Private Pilot and ex-Piper Cherokee owner. He has flown a number of light aircraft and is comfortable sitting in the co-pilot's seat or the back of any aircraft. Before moving to journalism he was a banker for 20 years. You can contact him at: or follow him on twitter @Terry_Spruce

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