Five-bladed H145 Receives Type Certification by EASA

Airbus Helicopters’ five-bladed H145 has been certified by the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), clearing the way for customer deliveries towards the end of summer 2020. The certification covers the full range of capabilities, including single-pilot and instrument flight rules (IFR) and single-engine operations (Cat.A/VTOL), along with night vision goggles capability. “Our new five-bladed … More Five-bladed H145 Receives Type Certification by EASA

Romanian Ministry of Interior Orders 3 Airbus H135s for Air Medical Services

Airbus Helicopters and the Romanian Ministry of Interior have signed a contract for the purchase of three H135 helicopters and associated support and services for air medical services and search and rescue (SAR) missions in the country, following a four-year framework agreement signed at the end of July 2019 that foresees the procurement of up … More Romanian Ministry of Interior Orders 3 Airbus H135s for Air Medical Services

Airbus Delivers Two H145 Helicopters for Emergency Medical Services in New Zealand

Airbus has delivered two H145 helicopters to the New Zealand Helicopter Emergency Medical Services, the first two H145 helicopters in emergency medical services (EMS) configuration in the New Zealand market.   The official handover event between Airbus Australia Pacific and the New Zealand Helicopter Emergency Medical Services took place in Christchurch today. Airbus Australia Pacific managing … More Airbus Delivers Two H145 Helicopters for Emergency Medical Services in New Zealand

Icelandic Coast Guard Upgrades to Airbus H225 Rescue Helicopters

Reykjavik, Airbus Helicopters is supporting the Icelandic Coast Guard (ICG) with the entry into service of two Airbus H225 heavy search and rescue (SAR) helicopters as the first step in a renewal of the agency’s helicopter fleet. The aircraft are replacing two of the ICG’s three existing Airbus AS332L1 Super Pumas, the first of which … More Icelandic Coast Guard Upgrades to Airbus H225 Rescue Helicopters

Chinese Ministry of Transport Selects the H175 For Search and Rescue Operations

The Rescue and Salvage Bureau (CRS) of the Chinese Ministry of Transport (MOT) is extending its medium class search and rescue helicopter fleet with the Airbus H175, beginning with a signature for two aircraft in search and rescue (SAR) configuration. These new H175s will perform SAR missions in one of the world’s busiest areas for … More Chinese Ministry of Transport Selects the H175 For Search and Rescue Operations