Shipborne variant, powered with two Safran Arriel 2N engines which enhance hot and high conditions performance. Achieves a top speed of 278 km/h and a range of 780 km. It also boasts a new main gearbox, a latest-generation tail rotor and a 4-axis autopilot that reduces crew workload.
Indonesia PTDI Delivering Airbus helicopters, 30-Mar-17 : Benefitting from a partnership of over four decades, PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) recently delivered a AS332/H215M, 2 EC725/H225M and 2 AS555 Fennec to the Armed Forces. AS565MBe Panther to follow
First Three AS565MBe Panther to Indonesia, 22-Nov-16 : The first 3 AS565MBe Panther were handed over to PT Dirgantara Indonesia for final reassembly and outfit. Eleven helicopters to be delivered to the Indonesian Navy through 2018