Turbomeca and the Chinese Ministry of Transport celebrate 10 years of cooperation for rescue and salvage

Zhuhai, 14 November 2012

During the Air Show China, Turbomeca is proud to celebrate 10 years of successful cooperation with the China Rescue & Salvage, Ministry of Transport (CRS-MOT).

100% powered by Turbomeca, the helicopter fleet of MOT is dedicated to salvage and rescue missions for the coastline of China. The eight Makila 2 and 16 Arriel 2S Turbomeca engines power respectively EC225 and S76C+/++ helicopters.

Lin Yang, Turbomeca China Customer Support & Sales Director, said: "To accompany the development of our customers by a partnership approach is the core of our strategy, especially to a customer like CRS-MOT, the cooperation will certainly continue and be reinforced in future."

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Turbomeca (Safran group) is the leading helicopter engine manufacturer, and has produced over 69 000 turbines based on its own designs since the company was founded. Offering the widest range of engines in the world and dedicated to 2,450 customers in 155 countries, Turbomeca provides a proximity service thanks to its 17 sites, 18 Maintenance Centers, 18 Repair & Overhaul Centers, 24 Service Cetners and 90 Field representatives and Field technicians. Microturbo, the subsidiary of Turbomeca, is the European leader in turbojet engines for missiles, drones and auxiliary power units.

For more information: www.turbomeca.com and www.safran-group.com.

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