Kuala Lumpur, 17th April 2018. The Royal Malaysian Navy has received an Airbus award for the excellent flight safety operations of its fleet of AS 555 SN Fennec helicopters, at a ceremony on the sidelines of the DSA. Assistant Chief of Staff Engineering Laksamana Muda Dato’ Ir. Haji Khairuddin bin Khalid received the flight safety operations award on behalf of the RMN. Commander Naval Aviation First Admiral Roslan Mohd Yunus and Chief of Staff Captain Sazalee Shoib were presented with the 1,000 and 500 flying hours achievement awards, respectively by Airbus Head of Country Raymond Lim. The Royal Malaysian Navy’s fleet of six AS 555 SN Fennec helicopters has been in service since 2004.
The Royal Malaysian Navy receives Airbus flight safety award