france 5 Regiment D'Helicopteres de Combat

Aviation Légère de l'Armée de Terre


5 RHC : 5 combat helicopters regiment
French Army Light Aviation

1977 to present    





5 RHC
EHL.1 from 1977-jun1984, AlouetteII (1977-1978), Gazelle (1977-1984)
EHL.2 from 1977-jun1984, Gazelle (1977-1984)
EHLR.1 Mohicans from jul1985-jun1999, Gazelle (1985-1999)
EHM.1 Buffalo from 1999-active, Puma (1999-active)
The unit deployed 3 Puma to Mandelieu, to support possible extraction of delegates from the Nov 2011 G20 summit.

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Locations

YearsLocationICAO/FAA
2011Cannes MandelieuLFMD
1977/nowPau UzeinLFBP

Models Login to Edit

YearsModels
2003/nowTiger / Tigre
1999/nowsa330 puma
1977/nowgazelle

Construction Numbers for 5RHC Help Us

C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
1006 sa330b 1006 : ALAT in 2003 /BRV 5RHC
1013 sa330b 1013 : ALAT in 1996 /ADN 6RHC ; 2003 /BRS 5RHC
1066 sa330b 1066 : ALAT in 2003 /BRW 5RHC
1094 sa330b 1094 : ALAT in 2003 /BRG 5RHC
1121 sa330b 1121 : ALAT in 1997 /ARK 4RHCM/EHM ; 2003 /BRU 5RHC
1123 sa330b 1123 : 20may15 5RHC /DCJ pictured at Beauvechain, Belgium during THPU 2015
1130 sa330b 1130 : 1997 1RHC EHM /CZV; 2009 5RHC /BRS
1192 sa330b 1192 : ALAT in 1996 UN title /ADQ 6RHC ; 2003 /BRA 5RHC
1197 sa330b 1197 : ALAT DAU F-MDAU; with gun 5RHC
1217 sa330b 1217 : ALAT in 2003 /BRO 5RHC
1222 sa330b 1222 : 2010 5RHC /DDG; 2012 still
1231 sa330b 1973 1231 : ALAT /DDK; 5RHC/EHM1
1232 sa330b 1232 : 20may15 5RHC /DCA pictured (pic1) (pic2) at Beauvechain, Belgium during TH+
1244 sa330b 1244 : ALAT in 1994 /AZF EAALAT ; 2003 /BRO 5RHC
1247 sa330b 1247 : ALAT; Sep05 5RHC/EHM3./BRV participated in exercise Volcanex 2005.
1263 sa330b 1263 : ALAT in 2003 /BRJ 5RHC
1403 sa330b 1999 1403 : w/o Apr99 near Les Mureaux; Was asg 5RHC and training with National Gendar+
1507 sa330b 1507 : ALAT in 2003 /BRN 5RHC
1519 sa330b 1519 : ALAT; 1997 4RHCM/EHM./ARG white c/s; 2001 3RHC/EHM1./BZC; 2003 5RHC./BRF
1617 sa330b 1617 : ALAT in 1994 /AZM EAALAT ; 2003 /BRE 5RHC ; September 2003 participated in+
1654 sa330b 1654 : ALAT F-MDBP; 5RHC /DBP
: 14jul13 unit 5RHC./DBP flew in parade Quatorze Juillet 2013
1663 sa330b 1663 : ALAT in 1996 desert c/s /ADC 6RHC ; 2003 /BRC 5RHC
2009 hap 2009 : 14jul10 5RHC Flew in parade Quatorze Juillet
2013 hap 2013 : ALAT from sep09 /BHC; 2009 5RHC
: 14jul10 5RHC Flew in parade quatorze juillet 2010.
Eurocopter France F-ZWRC : Eurocopter France, to ALAT
2022 hap 2022 : ALAT /BHG; 14jul10 5RHC Flew in parade quatorze juillet 2010.
2031 hap 2031 : ALAT; 14jul13 5RHC./BHX flew in parade Quatorze Juillet 2013
2041 hap 2041 : ALAT; 14jul13 5RHC./BII flew in parade Quatorze Juillet 2013
2042 hap 2042 : ALAT; 14jul13 5RHC./BIJ flew in parade Quatorze Juillet 2013
Eurocopter France F-ZKBF : Eurocopter toward 2042
1863 sa342m 3863 : ALAT; 1997 1RHC/EHR./CWX; sep03 participated in exercise Volcanex 2003 Bel+
1911 sa342m 3911 : ALAT in September 2003 participated in exercise Volcanex 2003 Belgium Arde+
1938 sa342m 3938 : ALAT; Sep05 5RHC/EHA1./BPO participated in exercise Volcanex 2005.
2079 sa342m 4079 : ALAT; Sep05 5RHC/EHR./BOF participated in exercise Volcanex 2005.
2213 sa342l-1 4213 : ALAT; 1997 1RHC/EHAP2./CYS; 2001 3RHC/EHAP1./BXF; Sep05 5RHC/EHAP./BQN par+
2219 sa342l-1 4219 : ALAT; 1996 6RHC./AEE; 1997 1RHC/EHA5./CYM; Sep05 5RHC/EHAP./BQU participat+
2226 sa342l-1 4226 : ALAT; 1997 5RHC./BQS; sep03 participated in exercise Volcanex 2003 Belgium+
2227 sa342l-1 4227 : ALAT in September 2003 participated in exercise Volcanex 2003 Belgium Arde+
2233 sa342l-1 4233 : ALAT in September 2003 participated in exercise Volcanex 2003 Belgium Arde+
2234 sa342l-1 4234 : ALAT in September 2003 participated in exercise Volcanex 2003 Belgium Arde+
330L 5682 : ALAT in 1996 /ADD 6RHC ; 2003 /BRM 5RHC ; 2004 /ADJ 6RHC/EHM
2938 h215 2015 F-GTLA : ALAT from 19Sep15 via JORF n°0217 ; 4RHFS, 4e régiment dhélicoptères +
Helicopteres de France F-GTLA : AS332C1e Aug15; HdF from Sep15
: 14jul17 pictured at Perpignan
40 serials found for 5RHC

Operations

DatesOperation
20-may-1520-may-15BE THPU 2015
14-jul-1414-jul-14 quatorze juillet 2014
14-jul-1314-jul-13 quatorze juillet 2013
02-nov-1105-nov-11 6th G20 Summit
14-jul-1114-jul-11 quatorze juillet 2011
14-jul-1014-jul-10 quatorze juillet 2010
14-jul-0914-jul-09 Quatorze Juillet 2009
08-sep-0515-sep-05BE Volcanex 2005

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