MALANJI BUYS $8.4M HELICOPTER
Zambia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Joseph Malanji has acquired a Bell 430 Helicopter from South Africa.
Kitwe District Commissioner, Chileshe Bweupe was on hand to receive Malanji when he travelled to Kitwe and landed the Helicopter with registration ZS-RZA at Kalulushi’s South-downs Airport.
The Bell 430 is a twin-engine light-medium helicopter built by Bell Helicopter of USA.
It is a stretched and more powerful development of the earlier version of the Bell 230.
The Bell 430 costs about $8.4million.