BANDUNG, KOMPAS.com-PT Dirgantara Indonesia (DI) handed helicopter Medium Intermediate AS365 N3 + Dauphin to Basarnas at Hangar Rotary Wing PTDI, Pajajaran Street, Bandung City, Thursday (12/12/2019).
Handover 2 units of helicopter AS365 N3 + Dauphin to Basarnas has been in accordance with the contract of sale and purchase No. 38/PPK-04/PERJ/XI/SAR-2018 dated 16 November 2018 between PTDI and Basarnas.
Orders of the helicopter have been completed on time and will be delivered according to the target realization, namely the month of December 2019.
"With the inclusion of both AS365 N3 + Dauphin helicopters, proved the seriousness OF PTDI to help fulfill the main tasks and functions of Basarnas in order to support the work in evacuating and assisting victims", said Dirut PTDI Elfien Goentoro, Thursday afternoon.
For the reason, the SAR Medium Intermediate AS365 N3 + Dauphin helicopter is an industrial cooperation product between PTDI and Airbus Helicopters, France.
The helicopter has been in compliance with the SAR and Coast Guard standards with a total of 170 Dauphin helicopters used around the world.
The helicopter is equipped with Hoist to evacuate victims on the right side of the door.
Not only today, Elfien explains, PTDI has also successfully completed and handed over 2 units of the AS365 N3 + Dauphin helicopter on 18 February 2014.
"2 units of helicopter AS365 N3 + Dauphin on November 15th, 2016, " he explained.
Elfien added, PTDI is ready to fulfill the next order from Basarnas, especially for SAR helicopters, either from the AS365 N3 + Dauphin or other types of helicopters, as a form of PTDI'S commitment to development and development of the Indonesian air.
"The existence of PTDI will be very meaningful if every product and service it produces is maximally utilized by all institutions and state institutions in Indonesia," he said.