Thailand takes delivery of four EC725s from Airbus



Rory Jackson
09/02/2015

The Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) has received its first batch of EC725 helicopters from Airbus, in accordance with the order signed in 2012. Four units were received in the last week of August; two more are expected before the contract is fulfilled in 2016. The delivery comes at a crucial point for Thailand. The International Maritime Bureau’s Piracy Reporting Centre counted 134 incidents of piracy in the first half of 2015 – a substantial increase on the 116 attacks in the first...
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