20.9. - EC135 Nr. 600 geliefert600th Eurocopter EC135 helicopter handed over
Eurocopter has handed over the 600th EC135 since the type was introduced in 1996.
With its powerful industry at Donauwörth Eurocopter is responding to the ever-increasing demand for the EC135 with steady production increases. In the last 12 months 100 EC135 were delivered. The production rate will further grow so that every second day, an EC135 will leave a final assembly line.
In a ceremony in the presence of Eurocopters President and CEO Dr. Lutz Bertling, Eurocopter handed over the aircraft to Mr. Vojko Robnik, head of Air Support Unit of the Slovenian police, as representative of the Slovenian Ministry of the Interior. The helicopter will be operated by the Flight Squadron of the Slovenian Police, who is entering a new era in mission responsibilities, for border surveillance according to Schengen.