Helicopter repair center opens in Bishkek

Business Materials 27 June 2012 16:56 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, June 27 / Trend V. Zhavoronkova /

The Novosibirsk Aviation Plant has opened in Bishkek a center for repairing helicopters, the Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.

The center was opened in accordance with the agreement reached in the Kyrgyz-Russian Intergovernmental Commission by a company member of holding under the control of JSC Russian Helicopters, which is one of the world's leaders in helicopter industry.

Creation of a center is designed to provide an opportunity for further development of after-sales service of Russian-made helicopters, and improve the effectiveness of their operation in Kyrgyzstan and the region.

The main areas of current activity of JSC Russian Helicopters in Kyrgyzstan are the repair, modernization, warranty and post warranty service of MI helicopters operated in the country, author's support of work, technical examination, the extension of resources and service life of helicopters.