Air Platforms

Russian Helicopters says ‘not liable’ for Slovak-overhauled Mi-17V-5

19 September 2018

Russian Helicopters announced on 17 September that it will not be held responsible for any possible issues related to the safe operation of an Afghan Air Force (AAF) Mi-17V-5 transport/utility helicopter that was recently overhauled by Slovak aircraft repair company Trenčín (LOTN).

“Due to the received information on the unauthorised overhaul of one Mi-17V-5 helicopter of the Defense Ministry of Afghanistan by the Slovak Aircraft repair company LOTN, JSC ‘Russian Helicopters’ … disclaims all liability for the further safe operation of this rotorcraft and has good reason to refuse to provide service support for this helicopter’s operation,” said the company in a statement.

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