On July 23, the first AC312E helicopter purchased by Harbin Public Security Bureau completed its first flight at Jiansanjiang Airport in Heilongjiang province.
Executives from the police customer witnessed the first flight and experienced another flight in the air, and confirmed their confidence on the type.
The first piece of AC312E arrived at Jiansanjiang Airport on July 20, and Avicopter took 2 days to reassemble the aircraft, followed by system inspection and ground test
The helicopter will carry out a half-month test flight for batch production verification and delivery test flight at Jiansanjiang Airport, then be delivered to Harbin Police Aviation in August.
Harbin Public Security Bureau is the first user of AC312E helicopter. At the China Air Show in 2018, Avicopter signed sale contract with the Harbin Police for 2 AC312E, breaking into the police aviation market.
The two helicopters will be used in social security prevention and control, emergency and disaster prevention, EMS, forest fire prevention and other mission, which will enhance the capability of police aviation in Harbin city and Northeast China.