BASE PRICE: $ 23,000,000
The H225 is a long-range passenger transport helicopter developed by Eurocopter (now Airbus) as the next generation of the civilian Super Puma family. Designed primarily for the offshore oil & gas market in the 24 passengers class segment. This heavy helicopter has proved very popular on the VVIP market for government officials and the head of state transportation.
The H225 first flew on November 27, 2000, prior to entering service in July 2004.
The H225 design is based on the AS332 super puma (H215 ), replacing the four-blade with a five-blade main rotor with a new airfoil shape to reduce vibration and noise levels. The H225 is powered by two dual-channel FADEC equipped Turbomeca Makila 2A1 turboshaft engines mounted over the cabin.
The H225 features a full glass cockpit with four 10-inch multi-functional displays, complemented by two 6.4-Inch monitors for displaying aircraft parameters, and a 3-inch backup screen.
|Maximum Cruise Speed||175 kts|
|Economy Cruise Speed||150 kts|
|Service Ceiling||13,257 ft|
|Hover IGE Ceiling||6,350 ft|
|Hover OGE Ceiling||2,600 ft|
|Maximum Takeoff||24,251 lbs|
|Basic Operating||11,852 lbs|
|Usable Fuel||4,550 lbs|
|Maximum Payload||12,399 lbs|
|Number of Engines||2|
|Takeoff Power||1,747 shp|
|Max Continuous Power||1,747 shp|
Selected by a number of heads of state and governments for its outstanding qualities, The H225 large cabin can accommodate up to 12 passengers in exceptional comfort when benefiting from its high cruise speed and lower noise and vibration levels.
The H225’s extensive customizations include a cabin featuring one or two lounges, large armchairs, foldable tables, galleys, and one toilet unit.