The Helicopter Company (THC), which is fully owned by the Public Investment Fund (PIF) of Saudi Arabia, today announced that it has signed a purchase agreement with Airbus Helicopters to purchase 10 H125 helicopters.The Helicopter Company (THC), which is fully owned by the Public Investment Fund (PIF) of Saudi Arabia, today announced that it has signed a purchase agreement with Airbus Helicopters to purchase 10 H125 helicopters.

H125

Technical information

Airbus’ H125 continues to lead the single-engine helicopter market in all mission segments thanks to its high performance and multi-role capacity.

Technical Description

Performance

Hover ceiling OGE 3,840 m (EASA certification Q1 2021)
Hover ceiling IGE 4,039 m
Fast cruise speed 260 km/h
Max* range with standard fuel tanks at SL 630 km
Max* endurance with standard fuel tanks SL  4 hr, 30 min
Flight envelope (Temperature) -40°C to ISA +35°C limited to 50°C
Max altitude flight 7,010 m

Dimensions

D-value 12.94 m
Rotor diameter  10.69 m
Cabin internal volume 3.00 m3

Characteristics

Crew + passengers 1 or 2 pilots + up to 6 passengers
Max takeoff weight (MTOW) 2,250 kg
Max takeoff weight with external load 2,800 kg
Useful load 976 kg
Standard fuel tank capacity 426 kg
Engine type Safran Helicopter Engines Arriel 2D
Takeoff power 710 kW / 952 shp

Performance

Hover ceiling OGE 12,600 ft (EASA certification Q1 2021)
Hover ceiling IGE 13,250 ft
Fast cruise speed 140 kts
Max* range with standard fuel tanks at SL 340 NM
Max* endurance with standard fuel tanks SL  4 hr, 30 min
Flight envelope (Temperature) -40°C to ISA +35°C limited to 50°C
Max altitude flight 23,000 ft

Dimensions

D-value 42.45 ft
Rotor diameter  35.07 ft
Cabin internal volume 105.94 cu. ft

Characteristics

Crew + passengers 1 or 2 pilots + up to 6 passengers
Max takeoff weight (MTOW) 4,960 lb / 5,225 lb (with dual hydraulic)
Max takeoff weight with external load 6,173 lb
Useful load 2,151 lb
Standard fuel tank capacity 940 lb
Engine type Safran Helicopter Engines Arriel 2D
Takeoff power 710 kW / 952 shp

Configurations

A four-passenger cabin configuration for Airbus’ H125 helicopter, ideal for private and business aviation

Four passengers

The one pilot and four passenger configuration is ideal for VIP or private and business aviation. With forward-facing seats and a spacious cabin, passengers can make the most of their time in the air.

An Airbus H125 helicopter cabin configuration with one pilot and five passengers

Five passengers

The H125’s standard seating configuration of one pilot and five passengers complements commercial transport operations. Passengers benefit from ample legroom and a comfortable ride.

The Airbus H125 helicopter’s six-passenger cabin configuration, often used by tourism and sightseeing operators

Six passengers

The six-passenger configuration is often used by tourism and sightseeing operators. The H125’s compact cabin means every passenger has the opportunity for breath-taking views.

Additional configurations available. For more information, please contact the Airbus Helicopters sales department

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Photos and videos

Scandair H125 helicopter sprays lime    
H125 University Of Miami HOP    
SkyTEM in Greenland    
SkyTEM scanning in Greenland    
SkyTEM tower and helicopter    
H125 firefighting    
Helicopter bucket filling    
H125 firefighting    
Mont Blanc Helicoptères firefighting    
Helicopters provide relief after Storm Alex    
H125 Air Safa Artistic Representation    
Airbus Foundation Chile 2    
Airbus Foundation Chile 1    
H125 EXPH 2009 001 Copyright Francisco Francés Torrontera    
H125 Helitrans At Marignane    
Helibras' H125 with PID    
Texas DPS    
Texas DPS    
Texas DPS aerial lift rescue exercise    
Texas DPS's H125    
Helicopters provide vital support in the aftermath of Storm Alex      
H125 pilot pre-flight check      
H in Action 2020      
BLR Aerospace FastFin - H125 above the peaks      
Airbus Helicopters formation flight: 50-year anniversary      
Airbus Helicopters formation flight – 50th anniversary celebration      
Airbus Helicopters formation flight – 50-year celebration      
H125 San Jose Police Department      
Namibia Ministry Of Environment And Tourism      
Botswana Police Service      
H125 Oklahoma City Police Video      
“A great airship”: Law enforcement with Oklahoma City’s H125      
H125 video presentation      
HOP_FINAL      
AIRLIFT      
Bruno Decelle - 30,000 Flight Hours      
HAI 2016 - Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol      

Did you know?

Total accumulated flight hours for single engine AS350, AS550, and H125 family: +28.5 million (including the H125M)
Fleet leader: 
39,500+ flight hours for one AS350 – more than any other rotorcraft in Airbus’ entire helicopter range
Longest H125 in service: 
43 years (an AS350 B1)

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