On November 27, 2019, FAE announced the signing of an order for 6 H145M helicopters.
Locally dubbed Cobra, the first 2 H145 were delivered on October 2020 to Air Wing 22 (Ala 22) in charge of rotary wing aircraft in the Air Force. The final 3 helicopters were received on April 2021.
HForce weapons system delivery not confirmed
First Two H145 for Ecuador, 27-Oct-20 : #Ecuador Airbus delivered the first two of six H145 / EC145T2 to the Ecuadorian Air Force, the first military customer for the type in South America. Nowadays, 40 Airbus helicopters are in operation in Ecuador with civil and military clients
|Years||Units||bold : Current base of the Unit|
|2020/||Ala de Combate 22|| Guayaquil |
List of Aircraft
|C/N||Built||ID In this Org||In other Org|
|20347|| FAE-1251: FAE Oct20|| D-HBTS: Airbus Germany Bk117D2M |
|20349|| FAE-1252: FAE Oct20|| D-HADT: Airbus Germany Bk117D2M |
|20355|| FAE-1253: FAE, test serial D-HADN|
|20356|| FAE-1254: FAE, test serial D-HADP|
|20357|| FAE-1255: FAE, test serial D-HADE|
|20358|| FAE-1256: FAE, test serial D-HCBW|