Airbus Helicopters Taps Gorka as Russian Distributor

 - June 2, 2021, 12:56 PM

Russia’s Gorka Heliport has been appointed an authorized distributor for Airbus Helicopters, the companies announced at the recent HeliRussia exhibition. The agreement allows the turnkey purchase of Airbus H125 and H130 singles and H135 and H145 light twins by Russian customers. Gorka, which is part of Gorka Group’s Business Aviation Center, offers customers aircraft delivery, customs clearance, registration, airworthiness certification, storage, certification, and maintenance services.

Gorka previously announced maintenance agreements covering Airbus EC130 and AS350 helicopters. The company also performs maintenance on Robinson R44 and R66 models, as well as the Bell 407. Its heliport complex is located 28 miles from central Moscow in the Rublevo-Uspensky area and features a guarded car park, modern hotel, restaurant, cheese dairy, and wine boutique. 

“Airbus approval confirms our company's adherence to high European standards,” said Pavel Karyakin, founder and owner of the Gorka business aviation innovation center. “Today we are witnessing the transformation of the Russian helicopter market. Aviation equipment owners and operators have increasingly strict quality requirements for products and services.”