Agustawestland signs agreements with Korean companies
AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, has signed partnership agreements with Firstec Co., Ltd, a company engaged in the provision and support of defence and security equipment and systems, and Dodaam Systems Co., Ltd, a company engaged in developing training systems for simulation in the defence industry.
Both companies are committed to offering the highest level of support services to military in the Republic of Korea. The signing of MoU’s between AgustaWestland and Firstec and AgustaWestland and Dodaam is the first step in providing dedicated service and training centres for the military helicopters in Korea.
Geoff Hoon, AgustaWestland’s Managing Director for International Business, said “the MoUs covering integrated logistics support and training services provide opportunities for AgustaWestland to deliver enhanced through life support to operators such as the ROK Navy. The most important part was selecting the right partners and AgustaWestland is delighted to have the opportunity to work with both Firstec and Dodaam who will offer excellent value to the partnerships by providing maintenance and repair services, spare parts inventory management for military helicopters and a series of dedicated training solutions to the military services.