China’s GDAT Buying 50 Airbus H160 Helicopters Written 10 April 2023


Airbus Helicopters H160 | Credit: Berg2; Wikipedia; CC BY-SA 3.0

Aviation International News reported that during French President Macron’s state visit to China, Chinese helicopter lessor and operator GDAT announced a contract to purchase 50 H160 intermediate-twin helicopters from Airbus Helicopters. The deal, worth more than $700 million, is the largest single order to date for the H160 on the civil and parapublic market. The two companies also signed a strategic cooperation agreement on support and services capabilities.
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