Vietnam Helicopter orders two AW189s

Vietnam Helicopter Corporation (VNH) has ordered two AgustaWestland AW189 helicopters for offshore operations.

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AgustaWestland and Vietnam Helicopter Corporation signed the contract in Hanoi, Vietnam last month.

The first helicopter will be operated by VNH South by the end of 2015, with the swecond beng operated by VNH North in 2016. Also included in the contract was a package of support and training.

In July 2012, AgustaWestland released a video on the AW189, which you can watch below:

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