The Brazilian helicopter specialist Helicópteros do Brasil (Helibras) announced the delivery of two new modernized helicopters to the Brazilian Army.
One modernized Fennec helicopter was delivered to the 1st Army Aviation Battalion (1º BAvEx) and one modernized Pantera was delivered to the 2nd Army Aviation Battalion (2º BAvEx). Both are based in Taubaté.
To date, the Brazilian Army took possession of 14 modernized Fennec and six Pantera helicopters.
Additional four modernized Fennec and three Pantera helicopters will be delivered in 2017.