Malaysia-based helicopter specialist JAG Aviation Group has been appointed as MD Helicopters' exclusive helicopter sales representative for Malaysia and Indonesia. This appointment complements JAG Helicopters long established Robinson helicopter distributorship.
On 23-27 May, 2023 JAG will be exhibiting one of six new MD530G scout attack helicopters, recently acquired for the Malaysian Army, at the Langkawi International & Maritime Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA '23).
JAG comprises of JAG Heli and JAG Helicopters in Malaysia, and of JAG Aviation in Indonesia. This new appointment will allow the group to be able to offer a family of helicopters from the smaller two, four and five seat single engine helicopters to a larger seven seat twin engine helicopter with no tail rotor (NOTAR) technology.
MD Helicopters has been an icon in helicopter manufacturing since 1967 when the 500 series was introduced. The factory has changed ownership over the years, initially Hughes, then McDonnell Douglas and Boeing, then owned by two companies in the private sector, and now MD Helicopters after one year of restructuring. MD manufactures a selection of high-performance helicopters for the military, police, HEMS, VIPs and for many other mission profiles.