Airbus Helicopters is the world’s leading manufacturer of helicopters, offering the most comprehensive lineup of civilian and military helicopters in the world.

A division of Airbus, Airbus Helicopters employs approximately 20,000 people worldwide. Its fleet in service includes nearly 12,000 helicopters operated by more than 3,000 customers across 150 countries. Worldwide, the company maintains a 45-percent market share in the civil and parapublic markets.

Airbus Helicopters Inc., the U.S. affiliate, opened its main facilities in 1969 in Grand Prairie, Texas. It also operates a production line in Columbus, Mississippi. Airbus Helicopters products are the U.S. market leaders for air medical transport, law enforcement, airborne tourism, and in the corporate and VIP segment.


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As the world’s No.1 helicopter manufacturer, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military helicopter solutions to our customers who serve, protect, save lives and safely carry passengers in highly demanding environments. 

Airbus helicopters are deployed on missions worldwide for diverse aerial duties.



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Discover Airbus at the rotorcraft industry’s largest trade show from 7 to 9 March in Atlanta

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Law enforcement agencies upgrade to Airbus H125 helicopters
Law enforcement agencies throughout North America have placed orders for Airbus H125 helicopters, providing them with a valuable tool as they work to protect communities and ensure the safety of citizens.
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Airbus Helicopters sees growing demand for H160s in North America
Airbus Helicopters continues to experience a growing demand for H160 helicopters, with more than a dozen H160s already ordered by North American customers to date to fulfill a range of missions.
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Airbus Helicopters to introduce an IFR-capable H125
Airbus Helicopters has launched the development of an Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) capability for the H125 in partnership with Genesys Aerosystems which will be available in the second half of 2024 from the Airbus Helicopters´ final assembly line in Columbus, Mississippi. It will consist of an upgraded cockpit, a new autopilot along with redundant hydraulic and electrical systems.  

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2023 Airbus Helicopters North America calendar

Click the link to download the 2023 Airbus Helicopters North America digital calendar! This yearly calendar incorporates the latest breathtaking photos of Airbus helicopters performing various missions in the U.S. and Canada.  

Each month as well as the full calendar can be downloaded. 


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