Formed in 1992 from the merger of German DaimlerChrysler Aerospace AG (DASA) and the helicopter divisions of French Aérospatiale, the Eurocopter Group is a global helicopter manufacturing and support company. The efﬁcient EC155 B1 represents beauty and functionality combined.
Developed by Eurocopter from the Dauphin family for civil aviation use, the Eurocopter EC155 is a long-range medium-lift passenger transport helicopter. It is Eurocopter’s top-end 5-ton twin-engine helicopter. Depending on the customer configuration EC155 can cary up to 13 passengers along with 1 or 2 crew. EC155 B1 offers very latest technologies innovations such as the 5 blade Spheriflex main rotor and an outstanding autopilot to provide the highest safety and comfort. State-of-the-art glass cockpit and avionics considerably reduce the pilot’s workload.
The tail rotor has 10 blades irregularly spaced around the hub. These improvements have substantially reduced the external noise, which is now 4.5 dB below the current standards of the International Civil Aviation Organization. Today Eurocopter has established itself as the standard for VIP helicopters.
The EC155 B1 is equipped with two Turbomeca Arriel 2C2 turbine engines, which offers significant power and delivers a long range as well as the fastest cruising speed in its class. Interior includes soft leather club seats, adjustable reading lights, power sources for laptops, cabin air-conditioning as well as air outlets for each passenger.
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