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Safran to Support Chinese Helicopter Engines

The Defense Post

By ROJOEF MANUEL

MAY 10, 2024

French defense contractor Safran has signed contracts to support helicopter engines for Chinese aerospace company GDAT.

GDAT is Beijing’s largest industry partner for rotorcraft leasing and distribution. The firm also provides repair, sustainment, and emergency rescues for the federal sector.

Safran’s first deal will cover support-by-the-hour services for the Makila engines powering GDAT’s Airbus-made H225 all-weather transport helicopters.

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