Aerospatiale as355 ecureuil 2


1979

Derived from as350 ecureuil

1979




Model

Aerospatiale as355 ecureuil 2

Twin engine variant of the AS350. The AS355 Twin Squirrel variants were marketed in North America as the TwinStar.
From 1992 produced by Eurocopter and from 2014 by Airbus. Production ended in 2016


Model News

Aero Asahi AS355 Inspection by Vector Aerospace, 31-May-16 : Vector Aerospace, a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider, will perform a Japan Aero Asahi AS355F2 12-year major inspection, including wiring, refurbishment and exterior paint


Derivatives

ModelYearHistory
AS355E TwinStar 1979 Powered by 2 Allison 250-C20F turboshaft engines, uses single hydraulics
AS355F Ecureuil 2 1979 Powered by 2 Allison 250-C20F turboshaft engines, uses dual hydraulics
HB355F2 Esquilo 1982 Assembled in Brazil by Helibras
AS355F1 Ecureuil 2 1984 Powered by 2 Allison 250-C20F turboshaft engines, increased max weight by 100kg / 220lb
AS355F2 Ecureuil 2 1985 Powered by 2 Allison 250-C20F turboshaft engines, increased max weight further 50kg / 110lb
AS555AN Fennec 2 1987 French Air Force variant. From 1992 listed under Eurocopter AS555AN
EC AS355 Ecureuil 2 1992 Twin engine variant of Ecureuil. Military variants known as AS555 Fennec 2. For early airframes see Aerospatiale. From 2014 manufactured by Airb ...

Organisations

From Organisation with model as355 ecureuil 2
1982
brazil Helibras
    HB355F2 Esquilo 1982/91
morocco Al-Darak al-Malikiy
    1982/now
1984
france Armée de l'Air
    1984/now
1985
brazil Força Aérea Brasileira
    HB355F2 Esquilo 10 1985/now
france Douane
    5 1985/now
1987
brazil Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil
    HB355F2 Esquilo 11 1987/now
united kingdom Western Power Distribution
    1987/12
1988
venezuela Guardia Nacional de Venezuela
    AS355F2 Ecureuil 2 1988/now
1989
united kingdom UK Air Ambulances
    AS355E TwinStar 1989/now
1990
malaysia Polis Diraja Malaysia
    AS355F2 Ecureuil 2 2 1990/now
1993
united kingdom Royal Air Force
    3 1993/06
1997
netherlands Marine Luchtvaartdienst
    2 1997/now
2000
malaysia Tentera Laut Diraja Malaysia
    AS355F2 Ecureuil 2 2 2000/03
2005
uruguay Aviacion Naval Uruguaya
    1 2005/now
Unknown!
Help

united kingdom UK Police Forces
Construction Numbers on database of as355 ecureuil 2 or its versions

1as355
22as355e
35as355f
38as355f1
44as355f2
31as555an
28hb355f2





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