German EMS Operator Flies Retrofitted Five-Blade H145

By Tony Osborne May 27, 2021
Airbus Helicopters has performed the first retrofit to convert a four-blade H145 twin-engine light rotorcraft into a five-blade model.

Airbus Proposes H145M For Romania

By Tony Osborne Mar 19, 2021
Airbus has signed a new cooperation deal with Romania’s Industria Aeronautică Română (IAR) which could see the Romanian company customize, service and support H145M twin-engine light multirole helicopters.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Ecuador Receives First H145 Helicopters

By Tony Osborne Oct 27, 2020
Ecuador’s Air Force has begun receiving new H145 twin-engine light helicopters from Airbus. 
Aircraft & Propulsion

Helicopter-Borne CT Scanner For Norwegian EMS

By Tony Osborne Oct 13, 2020
Traditionally, CT scanners have been large, heavy devices limited to static use in hospitals.
Aircraft & Propulsion

EASA Gives Nod To Five-Blade H145

By Tony Osborne Jun 19, 2020
The European Union Aviation Safety Agency has signed off on the certification of Airbus Helicopters’ five-bladed H145 twin-engine light helicopter.
Aircraft & Propulsion

More H145 Helicopters Destined For UK Training Services

By Tony Osborne Jan 23, 2020
Britain’s Military Flying Training System is to take delivery of four more Airbus H145 Jupiter helicopters to support an upgrade in pilot training requirements.
Defense and Space

Airbus Delivers First SAR H145 Helo To Germany

By Tony Osborne Dec 11, 2019
Airbus has delivered the first of seven H145 twin-engine light helicopters to the German Army.
Defense and Space

Germany Orders Airbus H145s Configured For SAR

By Tony Osborne Dec 13, 2018
Germany’s defense ministry has ordered seven Airbus H145 twin-engine light helicopters to serve in the search-and-rescue role.
Defense and Space

Airbus Helicopters To Ramp Up H175, H225 Production

By Tony Osborne Feb 26, 2018
Airbus Helicopters is preparing to ramp up production rates of its H175 super-medium and H225 heavy helicopter.
Business Aviation

Bruno Even To Head Airbus Helicopters

Feb 16, 2018
Bruno Even, 49, who has run Safran’s helicopter engine business since 2015, will take over from Guillaume Faury, the company announced Feb. 14.
Business Aviation

Airbus Helicopters Faces Challenging Times

By Tony Osborne Jan 27, 2017
Airbus Helicopters CEO Guillaume Faury has said that 2016 was as difficult a year for the rotary-wing industry as 2008 at the height of the global financial crisis. And it is unlikely to improve this year.
Business Aviation