RH - Rotorhub

H135 family deliveries grow to 1300 globally

30th January 2018 - 09:30 GMT | by The Shephard News Team

RSS

Save this for later

Airbus Helicopters has marked the milestone delivery of the 1300th helicopter from the H135 family on 29 January 2018.

To date the lightweight twin-engine helicopter worldwide fleet has accumulated a total of more than 4.5 million flight hours. The aircraft operates in 60 countries, carrying out a range of roles including emergency medical services, law enforcement, corporate transport, offshore wind and military flight training.

The aircraft has continued to evolve since its entry into service in 1996; most recently Airbus Helicopters' Helionix avionics suite was integrated in 2016. The intuitive avionics system incorporates a four-axis-autopilot – already in use with the H175 and H145 - further reduces pilot workload and provides advanced safety levels.

Back to News

Share to

Linkedin