PICTURES: Eurocopter delivers its 1,000th Dauphin

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Eurocopter has delivered the 1,000th helicopter from its Dauphin family, with the aircraft going to Indian operator Pawan Hans Helicopters.

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The AS365 N3 medium-twin is configured for work in the oil and gas industry and is the 35th Dauphin in Pawan Han's fleet.

It has been operating Dauphin models for 25 years and its fleet has logged 375,000 flight hours.

 
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Eurocopter is working with the company to set up an MRO facility in the country to service Dauphin-series aircraft.