dubai (reuters) – iran led negotiations for the purchase of helicopters for civilian use. manufactured by the european manufacturer airbus, said an official of iran on saturday.
the ministry of health has ordered 45 hems (helicopter emergency medical service), and the purchase is negotiated by the department of highways and urban development, “said minister, asghar fakhrieh – kashan, quoted in the financial arena.
the ports and shipping organization also intends to bid for the three helicopters for research and action, “he added.
a spokesman for airbus aircraft was to make no comment on the discussions that may or may not exist, with potential clients.
iran has ordered more than 200 aircraft since the lifting of international sanctions over the past year in the framework of the agreement on the control of nuclear programme conducted in tehran.
apparatus and iranair has ordered 100 airbus, boeing and atr 80 turbo prop. the implementation of these agreements has been hindered by uncertainties in their financing.
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