Kurdistan orders two MD902 Explorers

MD Helicopter announces an order for two MD902 Explorer helicopters.
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Kurdistan Regional Government has ordered two VIP MD902 Explorer helicopters, which will be used to transport senior Kurdistan regional government officials. The aircraft are scheduled for delivery in the third quarter of 2013.

“We are honored that the Kurdistan Regional Government selected MD aircraft to support their most esteemed transport requirements” said Lynn Tilton, chief executive officer of MDHI. “The Explorer is the most capable, cost effective and versatile light-twin in the market. It also features state-of-the-art safety technologies including NOTAR. We value the KRG trust in our aircraft and pledge to meet and exceed their expectations in performance and support.”

“After a competitive review of aircraft performance and overall support capabilities, we selected MD Helicopters as the best fit for our mission requirements,” said Minister Sinjari, of the KRG. “The Kurdistan Regional Government looks forward to a long standing relationship with MD Helicopters.”

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: terry@corporatejetinvestor.com or follow him on twitter @Terry_Spruce

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