September 24, 2021


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Nakanihon Air reinforces utility capabilities with new H215 order

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Nakanihon Air, one of Japan’s most significant helicopter operators, has ordered one H215 significant helicopter to shore up its capabilities for utility and aerial operate.

“We are searching forward to getting Airbus’ mission-tested H215 to help our wide-ranging pursuits in Japan,” claimed Taku Shibata, President of Nakanihon Air. “We feel the H215 presents the increased precision and security we need, which will not only raise mission readiness but will also build up our fleet capabilities. We are satisfied to even more this partnership with the Airbus Helicopters group in Japan that understands our demands and has supported our functions for quite a few decades.”

Now functioning 45 Airbus helicopters, Nakanihon Air specialises in pursuits covering emergency health-related services, digital information collecting, as perfectly as passenger and items transportation in Japan. The air services business also runs an Airbus-authorised maintenance centre for H135 helicopters, even though key inspections of the operator’s current Tremendous Puma fleet are done at the manufacturer’s Kobe maintenance facility.

“We are happy to help Nakanihon Air’s growing business enterprise. We thank our buyer for their ongoing self-assurance in our very long-long lasting connection as shown by this 1st H215 get,” claimed Guillaume Leprince, Controlling Director of Airbus Helicopters in Japan. “Thanks to a 4-axis twin duplex electronic autopilot program in an intuitive glass cockpit, the H215 delivers increased mission effectiveness and safety even though simplifying crew workload. We are self-confident that it will be an asset to Nakanihon Air, providing the great general performance they assume.”

The twin-engine, significant-elevate H215 is a member of the Tremendous Puma helicopter family, regarded for its significant availability charge, general performance, and competitive functioning expense. Outfitted with condition-of-the-artwork technologies, the rotorcraft consists of two variations — one tailor-made for multi-purpose functions and the other for aerial operate and utility missions.

There are at the moment 28 helicopters of the Tremendous Puma family in Japan flown by civil operators, parapublic operators, and the Ministry of Defense for various lookup and rescue missions, coastguard functions, fireplace-preventing, as perfectly as Non-public and Business Aviation and professional air transport missions. 

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