Derived from Airbus Helicopters H175 / EC175

  • AVIC AC352
  • AVIC AC352

Announced in 2009 as the Z-15 is the Eurocopter / Airbus Helicopters EC175 produced in China for Chinese operators. First prototype unveiled by Avicopter in September 2015. First flight with WZ16 (Ardiden 3C) engines was December 2016

Model News

WZ16 / Ardiden 3C Engine Certified in China, 10-Oct-19 : #Ardiden Safran in parternship with Aero Engine Corporation of China (AECC) achieved the Type Certificate for the WZ16 / Ardiden 3C turboshaft engine for the AVIC AC352 (Airbus H175) helicopter from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC)

Ardiden 3C obtains EASA Certification, 20-Apr-18 : Safran Helicopter Engine Ardiden 3C received EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) type certification. Known in China as WZ16, was developed for the Avicopter AC352 (Airbus H175)

Z-15 / AC352 Completes First Flight, 20-Dec-16 : Chinese Avicopter AC352 (ex Z-15) powered with WZ16 (Safran Ardiden 3C) engines performed first flight in Harbin. The seven-ton twin-engine is jointly developed with Airbus Helicopters as the H175

Monitor Equipment for Chinese AC313 and AC352, 26-Oct-16 : Meggitt Sensing Systems awarded $48 million contract to supply Health and Usage Monitoring Systems (HUMS) for Chinese Avicopter AC313/SJ (firefighter Super Frelon) and AC352 (EC175) helicopters

Turbomeca at Airshow China, 10-Nov-14 : Turbomeca will display two mockups of Ardiden 3C and Arrius 2 turboshaft engines at the Safran booth, Airshow China 2014, from 11th to 16th November 2014

List of Operators of AVIC AC352

From Organisation with model AC352

Construction Numbers on database of AC352 or its versions


Construction Numbers

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C/NBuilt asYearHistory
1 CN B-OOZE : First produced in China f/f 20dec16 at Harbin

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