MBB Bk117
germany ADAC Luftrettung GmbH

ADAC Air Rescue

Del'd: 16 - 1983 to present


ADAC Luftrettung GmbH Bk117

On 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, 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).


YearsUnitsbold : Current base of the Unit
2005/10Christoph Leipzig (ADAC) Luftrettungszentrum Dölzig
Leipzig Halle
2002/16Christoph Westfalen (ADAC) Luftrettungszentrum FMO Heliport
1999/    Christoph Murnau (ADAC) BGU Murnau Heliport
1984/    Christoph 1 (ADAC) Klinikum Harlaching

List of Aircraft

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C/NModBuiltID     In this OrganisationIn other Org

    7205 bk117b1 1990     D-HBAY: ADAC Luftrettung from 2008, conv to B-2 type; 2013 still
MHS Helicopter Flugservice GmbH D-HIMV: MHS Helicopter-Flugservice 1992

- LN-OSY: Norway, to D-HBAY

- D-HBAY: May/Aug 2017, sold Eurocopter BK-117 1990; available as+
    7009 bk117a1 1983     D-HBKK: Oct11 type:B-2 Christoph 22
MBB D-HBKK: MBB Rescue Demonstrator mar87, BK.117A-3 type, all red +

Airwork NZ ?: Airwork NZ at Ardmore by May18
    7056 bk117a1 1985     D-HBND: bk117b2 ADAC; 2007 Christoph 22
    7250 bk117b2     D-HBRB: ADAC Luftrettung from 2001; 2013 still
German Local Police D-HBWG: Polizei Baden-Württemberg 1993

- ?: Dec15 at Halo Aviation, South Africa as ?

- ZT-RMR: Bloemfontein, South Africa
    7184 bk117b1 1988     D-HBRE: ADAC Luftrettung from 1997
MBB D-HIMA: MBB, N5405K ntu

- G-HMBB: MBB Helicopter Systems Ltd Jun91-Apr93; conv to B-1C ty+

McAlpine Helicopters G-HMBB: 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
    7074 bk117a3 1986     D-HDPS: bk117b2 ADAC type BK117B-2; Aug04 Christoph 6; May09 Christoph 6; Ma+
- D-HBNV: cnvt. to type BK117A-4

Local Government EC-EVT: Generalitat de Catalunya type BK117A-4; Bomberos 03 Jul+
    7203 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
    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 D-HEOE: DL Helicopter; 2007 Hamburg

FlyMed GmbH D-HEOE: Flymed 2010, op by HTM

- D-HEOE: DL Helicopter, op by HTM; 22apr13 pictured as Medicopte+

DL Helicopter D-HEOE: 17aug13 100 years celebration Marineflieger
    7224 bk117b2     D-HLTB: ADAC; Nov96 type:B-2 Christoph1 homebase
    7080 bk117a3     D-HMUM: ADAC Luftrettung from 1999, conv to A-4, B-2 types 2013 stil+
    7031 bk117a1     D-HMUS: ADAC Luftrettung GmbH from Oct98, conv to A-3,A-4 and B-2 ty+
    7016 bk117a1     D-HMUZ: ADAC Luftrettung; w/o 23aug85, Christoph 26 NWK Sanderbusch+
    7100 bk117a3     D-HMUZ: ADAC Luftrettung from Jun97, conv to A-4 and B-2 types
- ZT-RZR: 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
    7022 bk117a1 1983     D-HTIB: ADAC
MBB D-HBKX: MBB toward N39281

- N39281: MBB corp.(not confirmed) ex D-HBKX toward N117UV

medical helicopter N117UV: PEGASUS ex N39281 toward EC-EZT to dec90

Helicsa EC-EZT: Helicsa from 1991 to 2003 ex N117UV toward D-HTIB

Elbe Helicopters D-HTIB: Elbe Helicopters ex EC-EZT from 2003 to 2006?, toward n+

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