October 5, 2017: The Royal Thai Police has taken delivery of two H175 helicopters from Airbus Helicopters, making it the first in Asia Pacific to operate the latest rotorcraft.
The Royal Thai Police will be using this super medium aircraft, equipped with the newest aircraft technology and capabilities, for VVIP transportation and different police missions.
“We welcome the Royal Thai Police as the inaugural H175 operator for this region and we are grateful for their continued trust in our products as they expand their fleet. We have full confidence of the H175’s performance and capabilities, in fulfilling its most challenging missions. Besides a strong product, our Bangkok-based support centre stays committed to supporting our customer’s operations in close proximity”, said Philippe Monteux, Head of Southeast Asia and Pacific of Airbus Helicopters.
The Royal Thai Police presently operates nine Airbus helicopters, comprising five H155, two AS365 N3+ and two H175.