Turbomeca, French Helicopter Rescue Celebrate 200,000 Flight Hours

 - October 26, 2010, 1:19 PM

The helicopter group of the Sécurité Civile, France’s emergency preparedness organization, has logged 200,000 hours of operation with the Arriel 1E2 turboshafts that power its Eurocopter EC145s. The group has taken delivery of 34 EC145s since 2002.