Derived from Harbin Z-9


Civilian varant of the Harbin Z-9, a licensed Eurocopter AS365

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Arriel 2H Certification for Avicopter AC312E, 08-Mar-19 : Heli-Expo 2019 The Safran Arriel 2H, powering the Avicopter AC312E helicopter, obtained a Validation of Type Certification (VTC) from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC)

AVIC AC312E Completes Stability Test Flight, 13-Aug-18 : #AC312E Chinese 4.25 ton AC312E helicopter completed the stability test flight as part of its development process

Arriel 2H Obtains EASA Certification, 23-Apr-18 : Safran Helicopter Engine Arriel 2H received EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) type certification. Developed for the Chinese Avicopter AC312E (Z-9/AS365). Is the most powerful of Arriel variants

AC312E Completes Plateau Tests, 21-Nov-17 : China’s new 4.25 ton civil helicopter AC312E, which first flew on July 2016, now passed its final plateau flight test at Ninglang Luguhu Airport (3,293 meters / 10,800 feet)

AVIC AC312E Completes Maiden Flight, 17-Aug-16 : Based on the AC312A / Z-9, is a twin engine aircraft with a maximum takeoff weight of 4,250 kgs / 9,369 lbs

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