Everything you need rolled into a handy little package.
The EC120 B, also known as the â€śColibriâ€ť (Hummingbird), is a 1.7 ton, single-engine aircraft designed for mission flexibility. It features advanced technologies for simple, safe and cost-efficient operations as well as easy maintenance. It is the only fully FAR/JAR 27 certified helicopter in its class. The EC120 Bâ€™s state-of-the-art ergonomic cockpit, complete with a dual LCD-screen Vehicle and Engine Multifunction Display (VEMD), greatly decreases the pilotâ€™s workload, and its Turbomeca Arrius 2F engine offers very low fuel consumption.
The Next Generation Technology, Today
The EC120 B integrates technologies more advanced than any other light single-engine helicopter in its class in the world. These advances help make the aircraft easier to fly, safer and more cost-effective. Designed with simplicity in mind, the EC120 B is one of the most user-friendly aircraft available. The EC120 B is the first single-engine helicopter to meet the requirements of the new JAR 27 safety regulations (crashworthy fuel systems, energy attenuating fuel structure and seats).
New generation of
Fenestron® tail rotor:
composite rotor blades
TURBOMECA Arrius 2F engine
Energy absorbing seats
Ergonomic and state-of the-art, the instrument panel includes the VEMD® for the management and control of the main vehicle and engine parameters. The sophisticated VEMD® monitoring system decreases the pilot’s workload, allowing him to concentrate fully on the task at hand.