Eurocopter is preparing to ramp up production of its Super Puma family of helicopters despite the grounding of the EC225 oil and gas fleet. According to Super Puma Program Director Janick Blanc, the company is extending the line at the company’s Marignane facilities near Marseille, France, and creating a pulse line that will allow the company to produce around 50-60 Super Puma family helicopters from 2014 compared to around 30 currently built now. The Super Puma family includes the ...

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