Eurocopter Bk117

Derived from MBB Bk117
1992







Model



MBB became part of Eurocopter in mid 1991. Airframes are listed here

it was succeeded by the EC.145




Model News


Relocation of ADF and RAD ALT Antennas on Bk117, 29-Feb-20 : #antenna SPAES replaced ADF antenna from the lower front fairing to the tail boom in a Bk117

Safran to Support Mexican Pegaso Engines, 30-Jan-20 : Heli-Expo 2020 Safran USA signed 5-year Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) contract to support over 30 Arriel 1 and 2 engines of Mexican operator Transportes Aéreos Pegaso EC145T1, H145 and Bk117 fleet

Search and Landing Lights for Bk117, 04-Oct-19 : #lights SPAES GmbH & Co. KG and Heli Service International get European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation of an additional search and landing light for the BK 117 variants A-1, A-3, A-4, B-1, B-2 and C-1




Derivatives & Versions


ModelYearHistory
BK117C-1 1992 Last variant of the MBB/Kawasaki model. Handed over to Eurocopter in 1991
EC145 1999 The EC.145, originally known as BK-117C2, is a twin-engine utility helicopter that can carry up to nine passengers with a high rotor clearance an ...


List of Operators of Eurocopter Bk117


From Organisation with model Bk117
1992
germany Eurocopter Deutschland GmbH
    1992/??
usa American Eurocopter
    500 1992/13
1995
argentina Policia Federal Argentina
    1 1995/   
1996
kenya Everett Aviation ltd
    BK117C-1 1996/   
2001
germany Landespolizei
    2001/   
2011
austria Air Rescue Austria
    2011/18
Unknown!
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argentina Gobiernos Provinciales
germany HeliService International GmbH
italy Helitalia SpA
mexico Transportes Aereos Pegaso
united kingdom UK Air Ambulances
Construction Numbers on database of Bk117 or its versions

43bk117c-1