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Main description

The Reference in Single-Engine Helicopters.
The multipurpose, single-engine AS350 B2, powered by a 732 shp (546 kW) Turbomeca Arriel 1D1 engine, has an outstanding proven track record.
Its flexibility and low acquisition cost have made it a very sought-after helicopter capable of performing a wide range of missions, including passenger transportation, aerial work, training, observation, fire fighting, and law enforcement, among others.

Mission Capabilities

From the most arduous working conditions to refined comfort, the AS350 B2 offers a multitude of configurations to cover all missions.

Missions

 

The Ecureuil has a surprisingly roomy, unobstructed cabin with a flat floor, which allows it to carry seven persons or up to three cubic meters of freight. Three baggage compartments offer an additional cubic meter of space. Large access doors facilitate the loading and unloading of cumbersome objects.

Electrical hoist

Thanks to its extremely low vibration levels, the Ecureuil is an excellent choice for aerial photography, cinema or television missions. Offering multiple cabin configurations and interior finish options, the Ecureuil can be easily adapted to any type of mission. When refinement, comfort and aesthetics are determining factors, the Ecureuil can be fitted with top-quality amenities and additional soundproofing.

Some of the wide-ranging missions performed by the AS350 B2:

  • Sling load operations
  • Fire Fighting
  • Power line inspection
  • News gathering 
  • Rescue and hoisting 
  • Law enforcement tasks 
  • Passenger or Corporate transport 

The Ecureuil family, which clocks more than one million flight hours every year, has already achieved more than 21 million flight hours !

A large array of optional equipment is available: electrical hoist, cargo swing system, cargo sling with external mirrors, wire strike protection, foatation gear, hailers, sand prevention flters, search light, roping systems...and the list goes on.

Missions
Cargo swing system

Missions
Cargo sling with external mirrors

Missions
Wire strike protection,
floatation gear and hailers