An H145 flies over the Las Vegas desert with a crew from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s air unit aboard. In August 2017, Las Vegas Metro became the US’s first police agency to take delivery of an H145, for mountain rescues.
Steve Morris Jr, chief pilot for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, and a colleague head to their H145 helicopter for a day of work. In August 2017, Las Vegas Metro became the US’s first police agency to take delivery of an H145, for mountain rescues.
Airbus plays a major role in Clean Sky and is leading the development of several cutting-edge technology demonstrators that will help with sound reduction and lowering CO2 and gas emissions produced by aircraft.
The H135 is a market leading twin-engine, multi-mission helicopter performing the primary training mission for some of the finest militaries in the world," said Chris Emerson, President of Airbus Helicopters Inc. and Head of the North America Region.
The crew of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s air unit in an H145 helicopter. Airbus has more than 800 helicopters in service in law enforcement with the H125, H135 and H145, contributing to Airbus’ nearly 60 percent share of the global law enforcement fleet over the last 10 years.
Airbus Helicopters: the world's military training helicopter of choice
The H160 opens a new chapter inthe history of Airbus Helicopters. It has been designed to create added value for customers with its performance, economic competitiveness, safety and comfort. Both cleaner and quieter, the H160 takes a step forward in showing respect for the environment.
For the full complement of airborne law enforcement missions – including those performed with city, state or highway police; carried out by customs, border patrol, and coast guard units; and implemented by drug enforcement, SWAT or search teams – Airbus provides the helicopters, capability and special equipment to get the job done – no matter how complex the task.
Airbus’ mission-proven H215 – available in 2 different versions to meet customer requirements – is characterised by its rugged design, excellent payload lift performance, cost efficiency and demonstrated ability to operate in the world’s most austere environments.
Search and rescue agencies around the world count on the reliability, performance and efficiency of Airbus Helicopters rotorcraft for their critical missions. On call every day, Airbus Helicopters’ light, medium and medium-heavy rotorcraft are ready for search and rescue duties.
When immediate emergency assistance is needed, helicopters are irreplaceable. Airbus offers a range of rotorcraft recognized for speed and reliability, large EMS cabins, low vibration levels, excellent maneuverability, the ability to land anywhere, and low operating costs.
From major tourist destinations to the busy airspace over cities, the single-engine H130 (previously known as the EC130 T2) is in widespread use with sightseeing services, charter operators, and law enforcement agencies, among others.
Designed for both asymmetric warfare and conventional scenarios with a full range of armament for air-to-air-ground and air-to-air combat, the Tiger HAD has already proven its aerial superiority thanks to its agility and maneuverability. Six missions, easily deployable. Anytime, anywhere.