Saudi Helicopter Company reveals 18 new aircraft delivery in 2024
In Saudi Arabia, The Helicopter Company (THC), a division of the Public Investment Fund (PIF), is poised to achieve notable progress in its aviation undertakings. The company's recent announcement about the delivery of eighteen new aircraft in 2024 is expected to be a turning point in its history.
The highly anticipated Dubai Airshow, which is planned to take place at Dubai World Central, UAE, from November 13 to November 17, is quickly approaching, and this revelation could pave the way for significant advancements in the aviation sector.
Steady Growth in THC's Fleet
By the end of 2023, THC anticipates having 47 helicopters in its fleet. But with the delivery of 18 more aircraft on the way, this figure is expected to soar to an astounding 65 by the end of 2024. This growth is indicative of THC's determination to take the lead in the aviation industry both domestically in the Kingdom and internationally.
Captain Arnaud Martinez's Vision for THC
Captain Arnaud Martinez, the CEO of THC, expressed the company's aspirations and its dedication to achieving unprecedented growth. He emphasized THC's role as a pivotal aviation partner in Saudi Arabia, actively contributing to the development of an aviation ecosystem that was virtually non-existent just four years ago. Martinez outlined THC's ambitious plans, aiming to manage a fleet of over 100 helicopters by 2026.
Furthermore, he highlighted the company's commitment to investing in high-quality, cutting-edge aircraft, underscoring that THC never compromises when it comes to maintaining world-class operations. The CEO also emphasized THC's mission to cater to customers with a diverse range of services, ensuring that the company remains at the forefront of the aviation industry.
A Showcase at the Dubai Airshow
The Dubai Airshow, renowned for its remarkable display of innovative aircraft, promises to provide an ideal platform for THC to showcase its plans and capabilities. The company, in collaboration with partner Rotortrade, will feature prominently at the event. THC's fleet comprises a mixture of Leonardo and Airbus aircraft, reflecting a commitment to incorporating the latest technology and expertise into its operations.
Dubai Airshow 2023
The Dubai Airshow 2023 is set to be an event of great significance, with over 160 of the most advanced commercial, private, and military aircraft on exhibit. The show will host a series of dialogues and discussions on crucial themes in the aviation industry, including cargo logistics, sustainability, air traffic management, and aerial mobility. A distinguished lineup of more than 300 industry speakers will lead these discussions, further emphasizing the event's significance in determining the direction of aviation.