Thursday, June 15, 2017

Bangladesh signs contract for five Mi-171Sh helos

The contract signing ceremony for procurement of five Mi-171Sh military transport helicopters between Bangladesh Air force and Russia was held yesteraday at Air Headquarters.  The present government has taken various steps to modernise Bangladesh Air Force (BAF). In this development process, government has taken steps to induct Mi-171Sh in BAF. The said helicopters will be used in U.N. Peacekeeping operations. (Source: Bangladesh Ministry of Defence, 13-Jun-2017)