German EMS Operator Flies Retrofitted Five-Blade H145

Airbus Helicopters five-blade H145
Credit: DRF Luftrettung
LONDON—Airbus Helicopters has performed the first retrofit to convert a four-blade H145 twin-engine light rotorcraft into a five-blade model. The retrofit launch customer, German emergency medical service operator DRF Luftrettung, had one of its H145s—a 2018 model BK117D2—converted by Airbus...

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