History
Paving the way
1920s
Helicopter history 1930s-50s
Gaining altitude
1930s-50s
Ludwig Bölkow
Key developments
1950s-60s
SA330 "PUMA"
Milestone “firsts”
1960s-90s
Maiden flight of the fourth EC135 prototype
Eurocopter takes shape
1992-1995
History
Flying high
1996-1998
History
Enhancing the product line
1999-2001
History
Into the new millennium
2002-2004
CDPH-0257-17
Going global
2005-2007
X3
Pushing the envelope
2008-2011
VSR700
Airbus Helicopters takes off
2012-2017
Skyways
A driving force
2018
H145
Making headlines
2019
Cityairbus
Uncharted territory
2020
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Airbus history through the decades

With a 50-year track record of innovation, technological firsts and industry milestones, Airbus has lived up to its official motto, “We Make It Fly,” from the company’s creation.