Marenco SwissHelicopter SKYe SH09

  • Marenco SwissHelicopter SKYe SH09
  • Marenco SwissHelicopter SKYe SH09

A 5-8 seat, 2.5 metric ton class helicopter was developed by Marenco Swisshelicopter as the SKY-e SH09 from 2002 with a expected enter to service around 2015. By April 2013, 45 aircraft were in order. The prototype first flew on October 2, 2014. On February 2018 the company was rebranded as Kopter and the SH09 is expected to gain certification during 2019.

In 2020 acquired by Leonardo an rebranded AW09

Specifications SKYe SH09

Engine 1 x Honeywell HTS900 970 shp
Capacity 1 + 7
Length (m) 10.2
Height (m)
Blades 5
Rotor diam. (m) 11
Disc area (m2) 95
Weight (kgs) Empty: 1300     Max: 2650
Speed (km/h) Cruise: 260
Range (km) 800
Ceiling (m)
Rate/Climb (m/min)

  Derivatives & Versions of SKYe SH09

Leonardo AW09

2021 In 2020, Leonardo acquired the Kopter SH09 when was still in development. At Heli-Expo 2023 Leonardo announced preliminary sales contracts ...

  List of Operators of SKYe SH09

Years Model Org
2018-    switzerland Kopter
2020-    brazil Helisul Taxi Aereo
2020-    norway Helitrans AS
2020-    south africa Safomar Aviation
2020-    switzerland Air Zermatt AG
2020-    usa Metro Aviation
2021-    philippines INAEC
2021-    usa Rainier Heli International

  Global Distribution of SKYe SH09

4SKYe SH09

Construction Numbers

C/N Built as Year History
mockup mockup
01 2013 CH HB-ZXA
02 2016 CH HB-ZXB
03 2016 CH HB-ZXC

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