Hong Kong’s air rescue service took delivery of three new Airbus helicopters yesterday in France.
During a visit to Marseille yesterday the Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yeut-ngor accepted the helicopters on behalf of the Government Flying Service for emergency operations.
Lam attended a lunch hosted by the Chief Executive of Airbus Helicopters, Bruno Even, at which they discussed the development of the helicopter business in the Asia-Pacific region. She also toured Airbus Helicopters in the afternoon. The GFS sends pilots to the facility for training.