Chinese Order Eurocopters
Chinese operator COHC has ordered two Eurocopter AS 332L1 Super Pumas, with an option to acquire one EC 225 and an EC 155 B1. The order is worth $24.3 million (E24.7 million).
COHC already operates a sizeable Eurocopter fleet that consists of seven L1 Super Pumas, five AS 365N Dauphins, three EC 155Bs and one EC 135 P2. Eurocopter holds a 21-percent stake in COHC GAMEC, which maintains Chinese operator helicopters from a center in Shenzhen.