Search and rescue helicopter on show in Paris
19 June 2013 Last updated at 10:08 BST
Anglo-Italian helicopter company Agusta Westland has been showing of its new search and rescue chopper - the AW189 - at the Paris Air Show.
The company has long been known as a military supplier, but has been expanding into the commercial sector in recent years.
Managing director Ray Edwards spoke to the BBC's Dave Harvey about the company's international and domestic strategy.