Del'd: 16 - 1983 to present

MBB Bk117
germany ADAC Luftrettung

ADAC Air Rescue

ADAC Luftrettung Bk117

In September 2013, the 14 remaining Bk117, being replaced by EC145T2, were sold to Airwork NZ

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ADAC Upgrades 2 Aircraft to BK117-850D2

ADAC Upgrades 2 Aircraft to BK117-850D2

19-Jul-16 - German emergency medical helicopter service ADAC Luftrettung upgraded 2 of its BK117-B2 aircraft with the enhanced LTS101-850B-2 engines. First European operator of the type.

ADAC BK117s purchased by Airwork

11-Sep-13 - Global niche helicopter operator and maintenance specialist Airwork NZ is expanding into Europe through a contract with Germany’s largest motoring organisation, The General German Automobile Club (ADAC).


2005/10Christoph 63 (ADAC) Luftrettungszentrum Doelzig
Leipzig Halle
2003/18Christoph 22 (ADAC) BWKH Ulm
2002/16Christoph Westfalen (ADAC) Luftrettungszentrum Greven
1999-    Christoph Murnau (ADAC) BGU Murnau
1991/16Christoph 32 (ADAC) Klinikum Ingolstadt
1985/15Christoph 26 (ADAC) Nordwest-Krankenhaus Sanderbusch
1984-    Christoph 1 (ADAC) Klinikum Harlaching
??/20Christoph 6 (ADAC) Klinikum Links der Weser

List of Aircraft

C/NModBuiltID     In this OrgIn other Org
7001 bk117a1 1980 D-HANS ADAC 2002-2003
MBB D-HIFR: Hannover/Langenhagen for ILA 1978
Helicopter Travel Munich D-HANS: HTM 2000
international flight ambulance D-HANS: Internationale-Flug-Ambulanz (IFA) 2001
Transportes Aereos Pegaso XA-TYM: Pegaso Aug03-2013?, 117B-2 type
- CP-2714: Access Co Ltd / Jupa Co Ltd Bolivia by 2017
Victory Flight Srl, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, Bk117B2
7225 bk117b1 1991 D-HAWK noted at Harlachin
MBB D-HAWK: noted at Paris Air Show in overall yellow, exhibit no H...
German air rescue D-HAWK: noted at Nürnberg.
noted at Martha-Maria Nuremberg.
DRF; Christoph 27
Christoph 42
noted at Erlangen
noted at Nuremberg South
noted at Schorndorf.
noted at Kirchheim rooftop pad
HSD Luftrettung D-HAWK: noted at Halle.
German air rescue D-HAWK: noted at Oberstein
noted at Heidleberg ground level pad
noted at Greifswald
noted at Barth
noted at Cologne Lindenthal
noted at Kornwestheim.
noted at Bonn
noted at Kreischa.
reported wfu
7205 bk117b1 1990 D-HBAY noted at LRZ Senftenberg.
MHS Helicopter Flugservice GmbH D-HIMV: MHS Helicopter-Flugservice 1992
- LN-OSY: Norway, to D-HBAY
- D-HBAY: May/Aug 2017 for sale Eurocopter BK-117 1990; available...
- ZK-HES: ex D-HBAY; reg in NZ Aug 2017
operating Hamilton to Ardmore.
operating Ardmore to Waiheke Island.
7009 bk117a1 1983 D-HBKK ADAC; type:B-2 Christoph Murnau
MBB D-HBKK: MBB Rescue Demonstrator mar87, BK.117A-3 type, all red ...
Airwork NZ ZK-HIQ: Airwork NZ at Ardmore May/Dec 2018
New Zealand Rescue Helicopters ZK-HIQ: Search And Rescue Services Ltd at Taupo from Dec18, 850...
7056 bk117a1 1985 D-HBND noted as Christoph 31 at UK Ben Franklin, Berlin
- OO-VCY: VC Helicopters, Bk117A3 type
Societe Anonyme Belge d Exploitation de la Navigation Aerienne OO-XCY: SABENA for SAMU
- EC-MKK: Spain unk from Feb16
7250 bk117b2 1993 D-HBRB ADAC Luftrettung 2001-2015
German Local Police D-HBWG: Polizei Baden-Württemberg 1993
- : Dec15 at Halo Aviation, South Africa as ?
- ZT-RMR: Bloemfontein, South Africa
Pelenomi Provincial Hospital, Bloemfontein South Africa...
Operating for Halo Aviation near Pretoria
7184 bk117b1 1988 D-HBRE ADAC Luftrettung from 1997
MBB D-HIMA: MBB, N5405K ntu
McAlpine Helicopters G-HMBB: MBB Helicopter Systems Ltd Jun91-Apr93; conv to B-1C ty...
McAlpine Apr93-Jun96
7005 bk117a1 1982 D-HDAC ADAC, conv to A-1,A-3,A-4 and B-2 types
MBB D-HBKG: MBB BK117A-1 type toward D-HDAC
Airwork NZ ZK-HCX: Airwork NZ May18-Apr19
New Zealand Rescue Helicopters ZK-HCX: Search And Rescue Services Ltd at Taupo from Apr19; Gre...
pictured in rescue mission to Mt Ruapehu
7074 bk117a3 1986 D-HDPS bk117b2 ADAC type BK117B-2; Aug04 Christoph 6; May09 Christoph 6; May10 Christoph 6; Mar...
- D-HBNV: cnvt. to type BK117A-4
Spanish Autonomous Communities EC-EVT: Generalitat de Catalunya type BK117A-4; Bomberos 03 Jul...
- ZK-IFL: Airwork NZ Nov19-Oct20
Rotor-Lift Aviation VH-ATZ: Rotor-Lift Pty Ltd at Cambridge, TAS from Nov20
7203 scrapped unknown bk117b1 1989 D-HEMS ADAC from 2003 ex D-HIMT; 2011 Christoph 32
- D-HIMT: Air rescue 118, 1993 cnvt. to type:B-2 toward D-HEMS
MBB D-HIMT: with MBB at Ottobrunn
Eurocopter Germany D-HIMT: leased to Avioriprese S.r.l., noted at Imola race circu...
leased to Elilario Italia S.r.l., Potenza.
noted at Verona/Borgo Roma Hospital
Conversion to B-2
7247 bk117b2 1993 D-HEOE ADAC 2008, op by HTM
German Local Police D-HBWF: Polizei Baden-Wurttemberg, Stuttgart 1993-2001; to D-HE...
Helicopter Travel Munich D-HEOE: HTM 2001-, ex D-HBWF
international flight ambulance D-HEOE: Internationale-Flug-Ambulanz (IFA) 2005, op by HTM
DL Helicopter Technik D-HEOE: DL Helicopter; Hamburg
100 years celebration Marineflieger
Flymed GmbH D-HEOE: Flymed 2010, op by HTM
- D-HEOE: DL Helicopter, op by HTM; pictured as Medicopter 117 c...
7203 scrapped unknown bk117b1 1989 D-HIMT ex MBB.; noted at Venusberg
- D-HIMT: Air rescue 118, 1993 cnvt. to type:B-2 toward D-HEMS
MBB D-HIMT: with MBB at Ottobrunn
Eurocopter Germany D-HIMT: leased to Avioriprese S.r.l., noted at Imola race circu...
leased to Elilario Italia S.r.l., Potenza.
noted at Verona/Borgo Roma Hospital
Conversion to B-2
7224 bk117b1 1991 D-HLTB type:B-2 Christoph1 homebase
- EC-MMR: Spain Dec16-2018
Airwork NZ ZK-HEP: Airwork Sep/Oct 2018
New Zealand Rescue Helicopters ZK-HEP: Search And Rescue Services Ltd from Nov18
Leased by Taranaki Rescue, pictured
7080 bk117a3 D-HMUM ADAC Luftrettung from 1999, conv to A-4, B-2 types 2013 still
MBB D-HBPA: reg for MBB but not taken up. To D-HMUM.
German Local Police D-HMUM: From 1986
unknow year when cnvt to A-4 type
unknown year when cnvt to B-2 type, in 1999 seen as B-2...
Hispánica de Aviación SA EC-MLX: B-2 type from May16 - Sep18Hispanica de Aviacion SA
7031 bk117a1 1984 D-HMUS ex D-HBMF
MBB D-HBMF: allocated as test serial, ntu ?; to D-HMUS.
- ZS-HRO: ex D-HMUS; reg as ZS-HRO
7016 w/o 1985 bk117a1 D-HMUZ ADAC Luftrettung; w/o 23aug85, Christoph 26 NWK Sanderbusch, destroyed by fire
7100 bk117a3 D-HMUZ ADAC Luftrettung from Jun97, conv to A-4 and B-2 types
- ZT-RZR: HALO Aviation EMS, ( typo?)
HALO 1 Rescue Helicopter at Lanseria International Airp...
7240 bk117b1 D-HSFB bk117b2 ADAC 1994, test serial D-HFIE, conv to 117B-2 type
7073 bk117a3 1986 D-HSMA ADAC; Mar05 type:B2 at Bonn-Hangelar for overhaul
- C-GJLE: MBB Canada (not confirmed) ex D-HBNU toward N12851
Eurocopter USA N12851: American Eurocopter Dec93-Feb94 ex C-GJLE toward CC-CSW
- CC-CSW: ex N12851 toward PT-HZM
- PT-HZM: ex CC-CSW toward XA-TRF
- XA-TRF: ex PT-HZM toward D-HSMA
- ZT-RLA: Halo Aviation, Johannesburg, South Africa from 2015
7022 bk117a1 1983 D-HTIB ADAC Bk117B2 type
MBB D-HBKX: MBB toward N39281
MBB Helicopter Corp N39281: MBB corp.(not confirmed)
State of Virginia N117UV: PEGASUS 1984-Dec90
Helicsa EC-EZT: Helicsa 1991-2003
Elbe Helicopters D-HTIB: Elbe Helicopters 2003-2006

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