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The helicopter EMS industry is reducing the number of accidents and fatalities.
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The helicopter is the Chinese manufactured version of the Airbus Helicopters H175.
EASA had previously permitted the helicopters to return to flight.
The system enables phone and text services through the Iridium satellite network, including in areas without cell phone coverage.
The agency attributes a number of accidents to pilots' failure to follow checklists.
The facility is expected to have four simulators by the end of next year.
This follows an order for 25 AW119Kx singles from Sino-US placed earlier this year.
Instead, the U.S. will supply Sikorsky Black Hawks for the Afghan Army.
It will offer commercial helicopter charters for various scenic flights to surrounding vineyards and other tourist attractions.