One of the three Eurocopter AS365 Dauphin helicopters Lithuania's Ministry of National Defence is buying has already been assembled and will be delivered next year.
© Reuters/Scanpix

The assembled helicopter is being tested at the plant.

"Under the plan, the first of the three helicopters will be delivered to Lithuania in the first half of 2015," the ministry told BNS on Monday.

The assembly of the remaining two helicopters has also been started already and they should be delivered by the end of the next year.

BNS
Leave a comment
or for anonymous commenting click here
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Lithuanian PM to meet NATO chief over additional support

Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis is to meet NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg...

Seimas panel head to propose to raise intelligence body funding by EUR 4 mln - media

Vytautas Bakas , chairman of the Seimas Committee on National Security and Defense , will propose to...

Fake news on 'NATO plans to attack Belarus' planted on Lithuanian news website - media

A fake news story alleging that NATO is planning to attack Belarus was planted on Kas Vyksta Kaune...

Lithuanian troops to be decorated after Mali deployment

Lithuanian soldiers of the 1st Territorial Unit, Dainava Military District, National Defense Volunteer...

Seimas allows Lithuania to send more troops to international operations

Lithuania will be able send more troops and civilians to international operations in the next two years.