BANDUNG-PTDI hands over again SAR Helicopter Medium Class AS365 N3 + Dauphin to Basarnas on 15 November 2016 in Rotary Wing Hangar PTDI, Pajajaran Street No. 154 Bandung. Handover document signed by Top Director of PTDI, Budi Santoso and Committing Officer (CO) Basarnas, Anjar Sulistyo, S.T., M.E which was also witnessed by Chief of Basarnas, Marsdya TNI F.H. Bambang Soelistyo, Sos.
PTDI has successfully handed over two (2) units Rescue Helicopter Medium Class Dauphin AS365 N3 + on February 18, 2014 at Navy Air Base (Lanudal), Pondok Cabe, Tangerang Selatan.
Class Medium SAR helicopter Dauphin AS365 N3 + is being sized helicopter that complies with the SAR standards and Coast Guard with a total 170 Dauphin helicopters are used throughout the world, it is used by the US Coast Guard. The helicopter is equipped with Hoist to pull / to evacuate casualties on the right side of door.
The helicopter is also equipped with weather radar, and equipped with Forward Looking Infrared Camera (FLIR) to support the operation in all fields and conditions. Medium Class SAR helicopter Dauphin AS365 N3 + is industrial cooperation product between PT DI with Airbus Helicopters, France.
"Hopefully, this helicopter support the tasks and functions of BASARNAS in an effort to search and rescue when there is a disaster, "said Budi Santoso, Top Director of PTDI.
PTDI is always waiting and ready to meet the next order from BASARNAS, especially for SAR helicopter, both of the type of Dauphin AS365 N3 + and other products. Thus PTDI track record will be a part of Indonesia's journey in mastering the national aerospace. The existence of PT DI will be very meaningful if every product and services that generates fully utilized by all agencies and state institutions in Indonesia, including BASARNAS.
With the handover of SAR Helicopter Medium Class Dauphin AS365 N3 + proves the seriousness of PTDI to help fulfilling basic tasks and functions of Basarnas in order to support the work in evacuating and helping the victims. jo