Iran to prepare pilots for civil helicopters
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec.30
By Temkin Jafarov - Trend:
A Center for training pilots of civilian helicopters has been established in Iran for the first time, said the Deputy Minister of Roads and Transportation of Iran Alireza Jahangirian, the Iranian news agency Mehr News reported Dec.30.
He said that for four civilian helicopters have been allocated to the center for the pilots' training.
"Currently, up to 20 centers for training pilots of the planes operate in Iran, but the license for establishment of a center for training pilots of civilian helicopters was issued for the first time, and it is already functioning," said Jahangirian.
Robinson R44 helicopters type made in the USA have been allocated for training of the pilots.
Edited by CN