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Airbus H-355 N

Helicopter details
  • Manufacturer Airbus Helicopter
  • Model Airbus H-355 N
  • Type Light Twin
  • Category Helicopter
  • Seating Capacity 1 pilot+5 passengers

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Airbus H-355 N Details

The Airbus H-355 was formally named as Eurocopter 355 (EC-355)  or Aerostar in the USA on Twin Squirrel in Europe. It is a twin-engine light helicopter originally manufactured by Aérospatiale in France (now part of Eurocopter Group). The Airbus H-355 is marketed in North America as the TwinStar.Development began in the early 1970s to replace the Alouette II, and the first flight took place on 27 June 1974.[1] A twin-engined version, known as the Ecureuil 2, Twin Squirrel, or in North America as the TwinStar, first flew on 28 September 1979.[2] Despite the introduction of the Airbus H-130, production of the Airbus H-350 and Airbus H-355, and the Airbus H-550 and Airbus H-555 Fennec military versions remains strong.

Specifications
  • Cruise Speed 120 kts
  • Max Speed 155 kts
  • Range 386 nm
  • Year 1993
  • Base Athens - Operating from General Aviation Terminal near to Int. Athens Airport
  • Remarks N/A

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