Airbus Helicopters

Airbus Helicopters

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The unique operational capabilities of Airbus helicopters enable them to perform vital missions around the world: saving lives, protecting populations, and delivering critical services. Contributing to the building of a safe, united and sustainable world.

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Airbus Helicopters September 30, 2022

French Navy takes delivery of first H160 for search and rescue missions

The French Navy has taken delivery of the first of six H160s that will perform search and rescue (SAR) missions. The aircraft is part of the interim fleet that will be delivered by the partnership formed between Airbus Helicopters, Babcock, and Safran Helicopter Engines.

Airbus Helicopters September 8, 2022

Airbus partners with Hiratagakuen to test future eVTOL flight routes

Airbus is partnering with Japanese helicopter operator Hiratagakuen to develop advanced air mobility services in the Kansai region and beyond. This is a key addition to the company’s strong regional footprint and growing international network to pioneer the future of mobility.

Airbus Helicopters September 1, 2022

Catch the H175M in action!

With abundant experience from its civil version and cutting-edge features that meet the needs of tomorrow’s militaries, the H175M is shaping up to be a standout new addition to the Airbus Helicopters family. The H175M is our candidate to replace the Royal Air Force (RAF) Puma fleet.

Airbus Helicopters September 1, 2022

Airbus Helicopters delivers the world’s first ACH160 to a Brazilian customer

São Paulo, 9 August 2022: Airbus Helicopters has delivered the world's first ACH160 to a customer in Brazil on the eve of the 17th edition of the Annual Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (LABACE) at Congonhas airport, São Paulo.

Airbus Helicopters September 1, 2022

Urban air mobility... from the ground up

Four members of Airbus’ UAM department talk about the projects they’re working on, what got them interested in urban air mobility, and how it might change the skies for future generations.

Airbus Helicopters July 26, 2022

Climate-research and high-altitude rescues - all in one day

Lhasa "Snow Eagle" General Aviation Co., Ltd. operates six H125s on the Tibetan plateau. The H125, is known as high-altitude record breakers and thus, the perfect match to carry out a wide array of missions including HEMS missions, forestry protection, climate research, aerial missions and more.

Airbus Helicopters June 20, 2022

Japan’s first SAF helicopter flight with H215

Airbus Helicopters in Japan and leading Japanese helicopter operator Nakanihon Air (NNK) have conducted the first helicopter flight using sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The SAF flight is an immediate approach by Nakanihon Air to reduce CO2 emissions in Japanese airspace.

Airbus Helicopters June 12, 2022

First ACH130 flying with sustainable aviation fuel in Scandinavia

The first two ACH130s acquired by Helsinki Citycopter have just landed in Finland. The young company is committed to offering its Scandinavian customers exclusive flights in ACH130s while taking the first steps in reducing greenhouse gas emissions with Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel™.

Airbus Helicopters May 13, 2022

Swiss operator boosts the power of its H125s to ride even higher

Reliability and power are the name of the game in the Swiss Alps, where Swiss helicopter operator Air Zermatt is making its mark. In such challenging mountain environments, Air Zermatt’s red and white H125s reign supreme. So what better successor to the H125 than the same “upgraded” aircraft?

Airbus Helicopters January 13, 2022

FAQ: How we are making urban air mobility a reality

How we make urban air mobility a reality at Airbus? We received over 40 questions on this topic when we asked this question on social media. Balkiz Sarihan, Head of UAM Strategy Execution & Partnerships, and Eric Ferreira Da Silva, Head of UAM Engineering, took the time to answer them.

Standards, Products

  • P Aerial Work
  • P HEMS
  • P Firefighting
  • P Offshore
  • P Passenger Transport
  • P Search and Rescue (SAR)
  • P Parapublic, Law Enforcement
  • P Charter
  • P eVTOL
  • P Urban Air Mobility (UAM)
  • P Drones / UAV
  • P Consultancy
  • P Insurance & Broker
  • P Legal Services
  • P Finance & Leasing
  • P Sales
  • P Training
  • P Associations

About us

Airbus strives to provide the most efficient helicopter solutions to its customers who serve, protect, save lives and safely carry passengers in demanding environments. Its helicopters are in service across more than 150 countries worldwide, performing nearly every type of vertical flight task imaginable. The company’s product line offers the full spectrum of rotary-wing aircraft solutions for civil, government, military, law enforcement and parapublic uses.


Airbus is a leader in designing, manufacturing and delivering aerospace products, services and solutions to customers on a worldwide scale.

With over 125,000 employees and as the largest aeronautics and space company in Europe and a worldwide leader, Airbus is at the forefront of the aviation industry. We build the most innovative commercial aircraft and consistently capture about half of all commercial airliner orders. Thanks to our deep understanding of changing market needs, customer focus and technological innovation, we offer products that connect people and places via air and space.