• Thu, 20 Sep 2018 20:30
    Air force to expand helicopter fleet
    Airbus Helicopters has received an additional order of four H225M (previously known as EC725) multirole utility helicopters from the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF), as part of the fleet strengthening programme. This follow-on order will bring the RTAF’s H225M fleet to 12 by 2021.
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  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:28
    Fears mount for stranded villages in India flood crisis
    Rescuers in helicopters and boats fought to get to stranded villages in India's Kerala state Saturday as the toll from the worst monsoon floods in a century rose above 320 dead.
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  • Sat, 07 Jul 2018 18:42
    Death toll rises to 38 in boat tragedy; 18 still missing
    Phuket Governor Norraphat Plodthong said 13 vessels as well as helicopters are patrolling areas all day in the search for the missing after a tourist boat capsized off Koh Hei on Thursday.
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  • Sat, 30 Jun 2018 10:09
    Border patrol policemen airlifted to resume shaft search
    Five helicopters airlifted a team of border patrol policemen on Saturday morning to resume search of a shaft over the Tham Luang Cave.
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  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 08:10
    US approves sale of Apache attack choppers to India
    The United States government has approved a deal to sell the Indian military six AH-64E Apache attack helicopters for $930 million, the State Department said Tuesday.
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  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:58
    Canada sells 16 helicopters to Philippines after drug war row
    Manila - The Philippines has bought 16 new Bell helicopters from Canada for about US$235 million to strengthen its fight against Islamic militants and other domestic insurgencies, defence officials said Wednesday.
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  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 16:06
    TAI to support military and police Airbus helicopters
    Airbus Helicopters and Thai Aviation Industries (TAI) have signed an agreement to support all Airbus military and law-enforcement helicopters in Thailand, over two years.
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  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00
    Bell banks on rising demand for helicopters in the Kingdom
    THAILAND is one of the key markets in the Asia-Pacific region for US-based Bell Helicopter as demand grows for helicopters equipped for medical services, said Patrick Moulay, the company’s executive vice president/global sales and marketing, said yesterday at the Singapore Airshow 2018.
  • Tue, 07 Nov 2017 01:00
    Taking on tycoons, five residents bid to buy Scottish island
    When tycoons in helicopters began landing on Scotland’s Isle of Ulva, its five tenants feared their way of life might be coming to an end.
  • Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:04
    Police prepare six helicopters to fly ill mourners
    The Royal Thai Police will prepare six helicopters to take mourners to hospital if they need urgent medical treatment while travelling to or attending the Royal Cremation later this month, the police spokesman said on Wednesday.
  • Sun, 30 Jul 2017 16:14
    Army helicopters fly in to help flood relief efforts
    The Royal Thai Army (RTA) will dispatch helicopters for flood-relief operations in six hard-hit provinces.
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  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 20:08
    Black Hawk sale to Thailand integral to security ties: US Embassy
    The sale of Black Hawk helicopters to Thailand is an integral part of the security relations between the two countries, the US Embassy said on Thursday.
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 15:40
    Army to buy four Black Hawk helicopters from the US
    The Army would procure four Black Hawk helicopters from the United States this year, to be added to its 16 corps squadron, which has 12 so far, General Chalermchai Sittisart said on Thursday.
  • Tue, 30 May 2017 11:17
    Fear, confusion as Philippine Muslim city burns
    MARAWI, Philippines - Four hungry chickens clawed at rubbish in a deserted street that smelt of corpses as military helicopters skimmed the rooftops firing rockets while the Philippines' most beautiful Muslim city burned.
  • Thu, 25 May 2017 12:14
    Philippine troops battle Islamist militants in city
    MARAWI, Philippines - Philippine troops aboard helicopters and in armoured tanks battled Islamist militants inside a southern city on Thursday, as reports emerged of the gunmen murdering civilians.
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