release news purchase date is apparently done adjacent to the purchase of helicopters EC-645 5 , also for the Thai Army. EC-645 is the UH-72A Lakota helicopter propeller behind version using fenestron type.
Previous Thailand has purchased 3 Mi-17V5 helicopters and has taken delivery of it all . The helicopter is assigned to the unity of the General Aviation Support Battalion to support the mobility of the 4th Infantry Division of the Army of Thailand.
purchase of two helicopters Mi-17V5 is a realization of the budget approval in October 2013 ago.
Mi-17V5 Thai Army.