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Nov
13
2018

Airbus to deliver New Zealand’s first HEMS-configured H145s

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Auckland, The Helicopter Emergency Medical Services New Zealand Limited has selected Airbus’ H145, in response to New Zealand’s Health Ministry’s call to enhance its helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) industry.

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Oct
26
2018

Airbus Helicopters delivers the world’s first ACH145 Line to a Brazilian customer

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São Paulo, Airbus Helicopters’ Brazilian customer centre, Helibras has just delivered the world's first ACH145 Line to the Brazilian company Bodepan Empreendimentos Agropecuários e Imobiliários. This is the fourth Airbus aircraft acquired over the last 26 years by Bodepan, which has already operated several models, including the EC135.

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Oct
26
2018

Airbus Helicopters reinforces air medical market leadership in North America with orders for six new aircraft

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Marignane, Airbus Helicopters is expanding its presence in the North American emergency medical services (EMS) market with the sale of six helicopters for two customers at the 2018 Air Medical Transport Conference, which took place in Phoenix, AZ from October 22-24.

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Oct
26
2018

Airbus to deliver Canada’s first H145 in HEMS configuration to STARS air ambulance

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Fort Erie, Ontario, Following an extensive RFP process, Airbus’ H145 was selected as the fleet replacement aircraft for STARS air ambulance’s aging fleet, becoming the first H145s in HEMS configuration to enter Canada.

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Oct
24
2018

The Royal Thai Air Force receives two new H225Ms

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Thailand, The Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) has taken delivery of its seventh and eighth H225M (previously known as EC725) multirole utility helicopters.

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Oct
24
2018

Medical Air Rescue Company signs for its first Airbus helicopter, the H130

Posted by jhadmin

Phoenix, Arizona, - In keeping with its commitment to provide exceptional patient care, Medical Air Rescue Company (MARC) will soon operate its first Airbus helicopter, the versatile single-engine H130, following a signature ceremony at the 2018 Air Medical Transport Conference in Phoenix, AZ.

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Oct
24
2018

REACH Air Medical Services to acquire five new Airbus helicopters

Posted by jhadmin

Phoenix, Arizona, - REACH Air Medical Services will boost its life saving capabilities with the addition of five Airbus helicopters. Airbus Helicopters Inc. will deliver the three H125s and two H130s later this year, with the aircraft going into service by spring.

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Oct
23
2018

REACH Air Medical Services to acquire five new Airbus helicopters

Posted by jhadmin

Phoenix, Arizona, October 23, 2018 - REACH Air Medical Services will boost its life saving capabilities with the addition of five Airbus helicopters. Airbus Helicopters Inc. will deliver the three H125s and two H130s later this year, with the aircraft going into service by spring.

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Oct
23
2018

Airbus Helicopters Inc. honors leaders in air medical industry at AMTC 2018

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Phoenix, Arizona, October 23, 2018- Airbus Helicopters Inc. recognized leaders of the air medical transport industry Monday for their far-reaching efforts to strengthen safety and service for crews and patients. Jennifer Hardcastle, Air Medical Sales Manager for Airbus Helicopters Inc., presented the awards at the Air Medical Transport Conference in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Oct
22
2018

Airbus Helicopters to feature industry-leading H145 and H130 helicopters at AMTC

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Grand Prairie, Texas, - Airbus Helicopters Inc. will highlight its role as the U.S. market leader for air medical transport rotorcraft at the Air Medical Transport Conference Oct. 22-24 in Phoenix, Arizona. Two of the most powerful and modern aircraft used by air medical transport providers , the twin-engine H145 and a single-engine H130, will be on display at the Phoenix Convention Center, Booth #429.

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Oct
19
2018

Competitive boost and enhanced operational capabilities for H145

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Airbus H145 customers will now benefit from the extension of the warranty of the H145’s Arriel 2E engines from two years/1,000 hours to three years/2000 hours. This extension is valid for H145s delivered from January 2018.

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Oct
18
2018

Airbus to showcase smart solutions for safer oceans at Euronaval

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Paris, – Airbus will be showcasing a myriad of smart solutions for safer oceans at this year’s Euronaval in Paris from October 23 to 26. The portfolio presented will range from maritime awareness centres, secure seamless communications services, through satellites and related services, to Unmanned Aircraft Systems, aircraft and helicopters. Airbus’ uniquely broad maritime portfolio enables customers to make the right decision and act at the right time, capitalizing on 50 years of experience in the maritime domain.

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Oct
17
2018

Heli-One to Install Search and Rescue Cabin Configuration for H225s

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October 17, 2018 - Heli-One, a leading provider of helicopter maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, will be installing Search and Rescue (SAR) cabin modifications for two Airbus H225s owned by Knut Axel Ugland Holding (KAUH). The modifications include a stretcher with base plate and a medical equipment wall. The aircraft will also be undergoing Return-to-Service maintenance and a variety of mission-related installations and upgrades. These upgrades were developed to enhance crew efficiency and flexibility; ultimately helping them achieve mission success.

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Oct
15
2018

Airbus Helicopters showcases EMS capabilities at Helitech 2018

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Marignane, Airbus Helicopters will highlight a wide range of products and digital services at this year’s Helitech International air show, taking place October 16-18 in Amsterdam. Special focus will be given to Emergency Medical Services (EMS) missions, a segment the company leads with 60% of the in-service fleet, thanks to its long expertise and wide range of dedicated solutions.

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Oct
15
2018

Helibras delivers two H135s to Líder Aviação

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Helibras announced the delivery of two H135 helicopters to Líder Aviação. The contract was signed at the beginning of the second half of this year and includes the provision of helicopters configured for offshore operations such as passenger transport and medical evacuation missions in the Oil & Gas market.

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Oct
15
2018

Airbus Helicopters to display market-leading private and business solutions at NBAA 2018

Posted by jhadmin

Grand Prairie, Texas, October 11, 2018 – With close to 30% of the private and business helicopter market in North America, Airbus Helicopters remains the leader in this segment. Airbus is gearing up to demonstrate what sets it apart from the competition and will be showcasing its dedicated corporate brand - Airbus Corporate Helicopters (ACH) - in North America at this year’s NBAA trade show, taking place at the Orlando Convention Center from October 16-18.

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Oct
04
2018

H225M soars past the 100,000 flight hour milestone

Posted by jhadmin

Marignane, 04 October, 2018 - The H225M, with 88 aircraft currently in service in six countries across the globe, has surpassed the 100,000 flight hour milestone, following its first delivery to the French Air Force in 2006. The aircraft was rapidly deployed by the French Air Force in Lebanon in 2006 where the H225M, also known as the Caracal, successfully evacuated around 300 people. Since then the 11-metric-tonne H225M has proven its reliability and durability in combat conditions and crisis areas such as Afghanistan, Chad, the Ivory Coast, the Central African Republic, and Mali, while also supporting NATO-led operations in Libya.

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Oct
02
2018

Installation of SLANT-console in Airbus helicopter EC 135

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Karlsruhe, 02.10.2018 – For a customer in aviation industry SPAES GmbH & Co. KG installed with Intercopter a SLANT-console in a helicopter Airbus EC 135. Various devices can be mounted cleary in the cockpit.

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Oct
01
2018

Red Arrows Support Handover to UK’s HeliGroup of First ACH135 Helionix for VIP Charter

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The handover event was attended by representatives of global aviation and yachting industries and supported by the Royal Air Force Red Arrows, guests of honour following their air display at the Monaco Yacht Show.

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Sep
27
2018

Airbus Helicopters Tiger to get a new set of claws

Posted by jhadmin

Marignane, OCCAR (Organisation Conjointe de Coopération en matière d'Armement / Organisation for Joint Armament Co-operation) has commissioned Airbus Helicopters, on behalf of the French, German and Spanish Armament agencies DGA, BAAINBw and DGAM, to perform de-risking studies aimed at providing the Tiger with next generation battlefield capabilities. Their main objective is to prepare the development and retrofit phases of the new avionics, mission, and weapon systems of the Tiger. Thales and MBDA will also take part in the studies.

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Sep
27
2018

Philippine Coast Guard becomes Philippines’ first H145 operator for parapublic missions

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Philippines, Philippine Coast Guard has placed an order for one H145 helicopter, making it the first H145 parapublic operator in the Philippines.

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Sep
20
2018

Royal Thai Air Force expands fleet with additional H225M order

Posted by jhadmin

Thailand, – Airbus Helicopters has secured an additional order of four H225M (previously known as EC725) multirole utility helicopters from the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF), as part of the fleet strengthening programme. This follow-on order will bring the RTAF’s H225M fleet to 12 units by 2021.

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Sep
20
2018

Airbus Corporate Helicopters Displays New ACH135 Helionix at Monaco Yacht Show for the First Time

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Marignane, – Airbus Corporate Helicopters (ACH) Airbus’ dedicated private and business helicopter entity, will display the company’s new ACH135 Helionix for the first time on the rooftop of the Monaco Yacht Club during the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show. Fitted with the company’s in-house ACH Line interior configuration, the updated, Helionix-equipped provides a technological leap forward for the light, twin-engine helicopter, offering concern-free flying ideal for marine, urban and wilderness environments.

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Sep
10
2018

Milestone Aviation and Airbus to provide five H145 helicopters to Aramco

Posted by jhadmin

Dublin – Milestone Aviation Group Limited (“Milestone”), a GECAS company and the global leader in helicopter leasing, and Airbus Helicopters announced today they will provide five H145s to Aramco Overseas Company, a subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, a fully integrated, global petroleum and chemicals enterprise.

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Sep
04
2018

The Airbus Foundation celebrates its first decade

Posted by jhadmin

Over the last 10 years the Airbus Foundation has grown in size and scope but remains committed to a strategy that focuses on inspiring the next generation and humanitarian action. Throughout the previous decade the Foundation, chaired by Airbus CEO Tom Enders, has used the company’s aeronautic and space products, competencies, diverse workforce and culture for driving innovation to address societal issues of all kinds. Here are just a few highlights of these activities, while more info is available on the Foundation pages.

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Sep
04
2018

Hiratagakuen strengthens Japan’s aeromedical operations with Airbus fleet

Posted by jhadmin

Tokyo, Kansai-based helicopter operator Hiaratagakuen has welcomed its second H145//BK117D-2, following the milestone delivery of its first unit in December 2017. Currently operating 14 H135s and one H145//BK117D-2, this new H145//BK117D-2 will join Hiratagakuen’s growing fleet to support emergency medical service (EMS) missions, and serves as a passenger and material transport. The first H145//BK117D-2 already entered service in June 2018 for aeromedical operations at the Nagasaki Medical Centre in Nagasaki Prefecture.

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Aug
06
2018

Aerometals Receives FAA STC Approval for Airbus H130 IBF System

Posted by jhadmin

6 AUG 2018, Sacramento, CA - Aftermarket civil and military aircraft parts manufacturer and engine Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) innovator Aerometals has received an FAA Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for Airbus Helicopters H130 (EC130T2) IBF System. Utilizing the latest Computational Fluid Dynamics modeling software, Aerometals' engineers have created the most effective and efficient next generation IBF design available on the market today.

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Jul
30
2018

Luxembourg Defence orders two H145Ms

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Donauwörth, The Government of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg has ordered two H145M multipurpose helicopters for defence and security missions. Together with the helicopters, Airbus will also provide a training and support package to its customer. The helicopters will be delivered before the end of 2019 and will enter into service beginning of 2020.

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Jul
20
2018

Rockwell Collins recognized by Airbus as a top performer for avionics support

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FARNBOROUGH, U.K. - Rockwell Collins was honored with a Customer Services Award for its avionics service by Airbus and its customer airlines at a special ceremony at the Farnborough Air Show held yesterday.

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Jul
19
2018

H145 provides air ambulance services to remote communities in Wales

Posted by jhadmin

The Welsh charity, Wales Air Ambulance, operates three H145s for helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) in Wales, plus an H135 for Childrens Wales Air Ambulance, making them the largest H145 operator in the UK. Operating out of bases in Caernarfon, Llanelli, Welshpool and Cardiff, they cover 8,000 sq miles (20,700 km2) of remote countryside, mountain ranges, cities, and coastline in aid of approximately 2,500 missions a year.

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