Kazan Ansat for Ministry of Interior of the Republika Srpska
The Ministry of Interior of the Republika Srpska received its first Kazan Ansat. The helicopter was delivered by the JSC Russian Helicopters as part of an order for three. Two more Ansats will be handed over to the law enforcement agencies of the Republika Srpska in 2021 and 2022
The first Ansat is equipped with various medical equipment, a stretcher and two seats for doctors. With the delivery came five passenger seats that can be installed instead of the medical module, so in total seven passengers can be transported.
Two other two Ansats, to be delivered from 2021, will be additionally equipped with searchlights, fast-rope deployment system, a winch and an external sling.
The delivery contract of the three helicopters also includes the training of three technicians and two pilots in the Kazan Helicopters Aviation Training Centre. During the next two years, four more pilots and six technicians will be trained.
The Republika Srpska is one of the two entities that together comprise the state of Bosnia and Herzegovina. the other being the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Its largest city and administrative centre is Banja Luka. The entity encompasses most of the Serbs of Bosnia and Herzegovina-populated portions of Bosnia and Herzegovina situated in the north and east of the country.
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