The helicopters will be used for the holding of the special operation and assist in the detection of the crimes. Due to this, the National Police begins the selection and further training of pilots-police officers.
‘The experience of the foreign colleagues will be used in the work of the Organize Activities Department of Police on the water and air support. Particularly, we begin the selection of the pilots of the helicopters for the service in the new detachments’, Kniazev noted.
According to him, the crews of the detachment will work all over the country.
‘The workload will be heavy. Because of this two crews will be deployed on the west, east and north of the country. One-two crews should permanently be in Kyiv as there are the biggest number of the highways is situated. We plan to get the first helicopter in the beginning of 2020. At the same time we should announce the competition for vacant posts not later than July 2018’, Kniazev emphasized.
Earlier Poroshenko reported that France to pass Ukraine rescuer helicopters for the State Emergency Service. The State Emergency Service, the National Guard, the National Police and State Border Guard Service will get new helicopters. According to Interior Ministry, the helicopters will be of three models, H125 for the work in the high mountains, H145 for wok in the hot climate and H225 with the highest indexes of the speed, flight distance and carrying capacity.