HELICOPTER

The European airworthiness authority has validated Airbus Helicopters' flight training and support services in China, endorsing the high quality standards of these operations and their contribution to safety in one of the world's most rapidly-growing rotorcraft markets. The approvals involve European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification of the CGAMEC joint venture's maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) activities, located in Shenzhen, to Part 145 standards; along with the qualification of Airbus Helicopters China's full flight simulator in Beijing for the EC225 rotorcraft.