MED CONTROL was appointed by the Cypriot Ministry of Agriculture, Forest Department, as independent inspectors, to perform a full pre-purchase survey of two Russian fire fighting helicopters.

The tasks assigned to MED CONTROL were :

1. Full inspection of the technical characteristics of the helicopters according to the purchase contracts’ specifications and helicopters’ operational manual.

2. Verification of their performance in flight and in fire fighting missions

3. Verification of their autopilot capability

Our Engineers, performed the above mentioned inspections at the premises of manufacturers in Russia (December 2007) and delivered their report and expert opinion to the Forest Department of the Cypriot Ministry of Agriculture (January 2008).