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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Airbus Helicopters and PHI sign for 20 H175 and 8 H160 helicopters
Airbus Helicopters and PHI Group (PHI) have signed a framework agreement that includes commitments for 20 super-medium H175 helicopters and 8 H160s to serve the energy market worldwide, including in the US.
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U.S. Army awards Airbus contract for helicopter modernization
The U.S. Army awarded Airbus a $27.8 million contract to upgrade the Army National Guard Security & Support Battalion Mission Equipment Package (MEP).
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Multi-mission operator Flagler County FireFlight will upgrade to new Airbus H125
For more than two decades, Flagler County FireFlight has relied on the Airbus H125 helicopter to carry out missions extending far beyond firefighting. Currently operating the oldest “B3 A-Star” in North America, they’ll soon experience significant upgrades with the addition of a new H125.
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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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