The Trinidad and Tobago Air Guard has been announced the 2017 winner of the Helicopter Association International (HAI) Salute to Excellence “Leonardo Humanitarian Service Award”.
The HAI is an international body that advances the international helicopter community by providing programs that enhance safety, encourage professionalism and economic viability while promoting the unique contributions vertical flight offers.
In acknowledging receipt of the award, the Commanding Officer, Trinidad and Tobago Air Guard, Group Captain Darryl Daniel stated that “This is an outstanding achievement for the Air Guard, especially the Rotary Wing that is only six years old since initiation by the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in 2007 and is a testimony to an excellent Medium Twin Turbine Helicopter (MTH) Program. Well done to the Trinidad and Tobago Air Guard and its partners Leonard Helicopters (LHD), Cobham Helicopters Limited (CHL) and Helidecks”.
The Ministry of National Security extended congratulations to the Trinidad and Tobago Air Guard on receiving the award and for the excellent service provided to the country and our Caribbean neighbours. (Courtsey Loop News)
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