MD Helicopters (MDH) is exhibiting on the Langkawi Worldwide Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) Exhibition in Malaysia, Could 23-27 within the USA Pavilion (sales space B14A) the place they’ll have on static show one of many Malaysian Military MD 530G Mild Assault Scout helicopter. MDH shall be exhibiting with their new civil and navy gross sales consultant for Malaysia and Indonesia, JAG Aviation Group. JAG Aviation Group offers full helicopter options, together with new and pre-owned helicopter gross sales, engineering, constitution flights, and utility providers with operational divisions in each Malaysia and Indonesia.

“We’re excited to be assembly with our prospects on this area the place our helicopters have had nice operational success. The MD 530 plane collection has at all times been valued for its deployability, superior maneuverability, and low operation and sustainment prices,” stated Brad Pedersen, President and CEO of MD Helicopters. “As well as, partnering with JAG Aviation Group will proceed to strengthen our worldwide service heart and gross sales illustration community.”

Malaysian Military Aviation MD-530G Mild Assault Helicopter. (Photograph by MD Helicopters, Inc. )

The Malaysian Military MD 530G offers mission adaptability with the mixing of the Wescam L3 MX10D sensor and the Pathfinder Ares Weapons Administration System from Tek Fusion. Final yr MDH delivered six MD 530G Mild Assault Scout helicopters to the Malaysia Ministry of Protection, together with full pilot and plane upkeep coaching. These built-in methods are used to assist the Dillion M134 Mini Gun, FN Herstal Heavy Machine Gun and Rocket Machine Gun pods, and a couple of.75-inch Folding-Fin Aerial Rockets (guided and unguided). The plane offers overwhelming close-in assist evening or day, in addition to excellent reconnaissance functionality.

MD Helicopters, LLC (MDH), is an icon in helicopter manufacturing since 1967 when the five hundred collection was launched. The manufacturing unit has modified possession through the years, initially Hughes, then McDonnell Douglas, Boeing, then owned by two firms within the non-public sector, and now MD Helicopters after one (1) yr of restructuring. MD manufactures a number of high-performance helicopters for the Army, Police, HEMS, VIP, and for a lot of different mission profiles. With greater than 1,500 plane presently in service world wide, MD Helicopters is a considerable firm by any measure.