Airbus Helicopters reveals its new H160 helicopter

At Heli-Expo, Airbus Helicopters reveals its high-technology H160 helicopter. Development of the H160 began in 2013, with the definition of the final aircraft configuration confirmed this year. The helicopter’s first flight is planned to take place in 2015 and service entry is planned for 2018. The H160 is a medium helicopter that features:

  • Advanced rotor blade design.
  • Canted Fenestron.
  • New generation Tubomeca Arrano turboshaft engine.
  • Biplane stabilizer.
  • Electrical landing gear.
  • Composite airframe.
  • Helionix digital avionics.

H160

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