Eurocopter AS355 Ecureuil 2

Derived from Aerospatiale AS355 ecureuil 2
1992







Model



Twin engine variant of Ecureuil. Military variants known as AS555 Fennec 2.

For early airframes see Aerospatiale. From 2014 manufactured by Airbus


Model News


APROC 2017, 28-Jun-17 : Italian air force held the Air Centric Personnel Recovery Operatives Course (APROC), the main training event in Europe in combat search and rescue.

Airbus Recognized Royal Malaysian Navy’ Fennec, 21-Mar-17 : LIMA 2017 Airbus Helicopters and the Royal Malaysian Navy held a ceremony during LIMA 2017 to celebrate the excellent fleet availability record of the AS555SN Fennec fleet

30 Million Flight Hours for Ecureuil Family, 13-Oct-16 : Ecureuil/Astar fleet reached 30 million flight hours. Representing 42 percent of Airbus Helicopters aircraft in service, here an interview with Vice President of Light Helicopters Programme

3000th AS350 / AS355 Helicopter, 11-Feb-01 : Eurocopter delivered the 3000th helicopter of the AS350/AS355/EC130 family during Heli-Expo 2001. It was an EC130B4 for Blue Hawaiian



Derivatives & Versions


ModelYearHistory
AS355F2 Ecureuil 2 Eurocopter built airframes listed here. For earlier c/n see Aerospatiale The AS355F2 is powered by two Allison 250-C20F engines of 2,540 kg (5 ...
AS355N Ecureuil 2 built by: Eurocopter France 2 engines Turbomeca ARRIUS 1A
AS555AN Fennec 2 Early c/n are listed under Aerospatiale AS555AN
AS555SN Fennec 2
AS555UN Fennec
AS555AF Fennec 1992 Mexican Navy embarked variant
AS355NP Ecureuil 2 / TwinStar 2005 The updated AS.355 is powered by two Turbomeca Arrius 1A1 engines and is equipped with a full authority digital engine control (FADEC) system. ...
AH as355 2014 Airframes built before January 1st, 2014 listed as Eurocopter as355 On September 2015, Airbus Helicopters announced that the AS355 production i ...

List of Operators of Eurocopter AS355 Ecureuil 2


From Organisation with model AS355 Ecureuil 2
1991
france Armée de l'Air
    1991/   
israel chimnir
    2 1991/95
1992
austria Polizei
    1992/   
france Aviation Légère de l'Armée de Terre
    18 1992/   
mexico Armada de Mexico
    AS555AF Fennec 4 1992/   
1994
united kingdom UK Police Forces
    AS355N Ecureuil 2 1994/   
1996
argentina Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina
    AS555SN Fennec 2 4 1996/   
1997
ireland Aer Chór na hÉireann
    1 1997/   
1998
colombia Armada Nacional de Colombia
    AS555SN Fennec 2 2 1998/   
1999
jamaica Jamaica Defence Force
    4 1999/   
2000
malaysia Polis Diraja Malaysia
    AS355N Ecureuil 2 9 2000/   
2003
chile Ejercito de Chile
    2 2003/08
2004
malaysia Tentera Laut Diraja Malaysia
    AS555SN Fennec 2 6 2004/   
2008
belarus Belarus Border Guard
    AS355NP Ecureuil 2 / TwinStar 4 2008/14
2010
switzerland Heli-Alps SA
    1 2010/   
2011
argentina Prefectura Naval Argentina
    AS355NP Ecureuil 2 / TwinStar 2 2011/   
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usa State of Massachusetts
    AS355N Ecureuil 2
Construction Numbers on database of AS355 Ecureuil 2 or its versions

4as355
14as355f2
84as355n
26as355np
4as555af
14as555an
12as555sn
19as555un