Eurocopter AS350 B3


The Ecureuil AS 350 B3 is a high-performance aircraft able to perform the most demanding tasks in the most extreme weather conditions. Its load capacity, the extreme resistance and cruising speed make it one of the helicopters with the highest performance on the market today. It’s able to reach the 3,000 meters in 2 minutes and 21 seconds and carry 1,400 kg at full load.


Crew: one pilot
Capacity: 5/6 passangers
Length: 35.86 ft (10.93 m)
Rotor diameter: 35.07 ft (10.69 m)
Tail rotor diameter: 6.10 ft (1.86 m)
Height: 10.96 ft (3.34 m)
Maximum weight: 6.172 lb (2.800 kg)
Maximum cargo swing load: 3.086 lb (1.400 kg)
Powerplant: 1 Turbomeca Arriel 2B1 turbine engine : 847 shp (632 kW) Take-off power


Firefighting – Rescue and salvage work – Disaster control operations – Material transport – Off-shore – Transport of Passenger – Pipelines control