Aerospatiale SA330 Puma

SA330L Puma

1976







Model



Military version of the SA 330J Puma, both based on the SA 330H. Main rotors of glass fibre and carbon fibre composite materials with a stainless steel leading edge covering over a honeycomb structure filler. Powered by twin Turboméca Turmo IVC engines, with an empty weight of 3615kg. All weather operation equipment includes thermal de-icing of main and tail rotors, lengthened and filtered twin air intakes which are also de-iced and a weather radar. Primary fuel tanks have self sealing underside walls and provision for 4 additional tanks within the cabin plus external points for 2 tanks. A removable panel beneath the main cabin rear serves as an emergency exit, whilst also allowing longer loads to be carried.




List of Operators of Aerospatiale SA330L Puma


From Organisation with model SA330L Puma
1969
south africa Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmag
    SA330 Puma 71 1969/97
1970
france Armée de l'Air
    SA330 Puma 38 1970/   
1971
cameroon Armee de l'Air du Cameroun
    SA330 Puma 1971/   
congo, dr force aerienne du congo
    SA330 Puma 12 1971/??
united kingdom Royal Air Force
    SA330 Puma 55 1971/12
1972
chile Ejercito de Chile
    SA330 Puma 15 1972/   
gabon Force Aérienne Gabonaise
    SA330 Puma 1972/   
1973
belgium Federale Politie / Police Fédérale
    3 1973/98
spain Ejercito del Aire
    SA330 Puma 9 1973/   
1975
romania Fortele Aeriene Romane
    SA330 Puma 1975/   
1976
indonesia tentara nasional indonesia angkatan udara
    SA330 Puma 1976/??
1978
argentina Aviacion de Ejercito Argentino
    9 1978/96
1980
argentina Prefectura Naval Argentina
    4 1980/15
ecuador Ejercito Ecuatoriano
    SA330 Puma 1980/   
1981
brazil Força Aérea Brasileira
    SA330 Puma 6 1981/97
ireland Aer Chór na hÉireann
    1 1981/83
1983
united kingdom British European Airways
    1 1983/86
1988
turkey Polis Havacilik Daire Baskanligi
    SA330 Puma 4 1988/??
1999
south africa Starlite Helicopters
    SA330 Puma 1999/   
Unknown!
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United Nations
    SA330 Puma
lebanon Al Quwwat al-Jawwiya al-Lubnaniyya
    SA330 Puma
philippines Philippine Air Force
    SA330 Puma
Construction Numbers on database of SA330L Puma

78sa330l