On Oct. 10, Avicopter received orders of 7 helicopters from 3 customers on the first day of China Heli-Expo at Tianjin.
Jingdezhen city signed a sales contract for 2 AC311 helicopters with Avicopter. The two helicopters will be used for operations including law enforcement, flood-fighting, emergency rescue, highway patrol and business flight. With delivery of the helicopters, Jingdezhen city becomes the first with integrated urban air and ground city management capability among its peer cities within Jiangxi province.
Chinese Flight Test Establishment inked a contract for 1 AC311A helicopter. The helicopter will be used for flight experience and preliminary training of test pilots.
The other order is from CATIC, which decides to purchase 2 Z9 and 2 Z11 helicopters on the signing ceremony.
Avicopter also signed letters of intent with 2 other customers.
Wuhan Aviation Industry UAV Service signed a preliminary sales contract for 10 AV500 UAV. These UAV will be used in the fields of oil and gas, ocean, power grid, forest protection, security and counter-terrorism.
Sichuan Dezhong General Aviation Co., Ltd signed a preliminary sales contract for 10 AC300 ultralight civil helicopters. These helicopters will be used mainly for flight clubs and private entertainment flights.