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  • Part I

    Eurocopter Part II




    June 18, 1999 : : France and Germany order 160 Tigers

    October 14, 1999 : Aerospatiale-Matra and DASA merger

    1999 results The year of 1999 was outstanding in terms of orders for the Eurocopter Group (the Tiger contract), which took 382 orders for new helicopters consisting of: 36 EC 120B Colibris, 95 single engine Ecureuil/Fennecs, 10 twin Ecureuil/Fennecs, 30 EC 135s, 3 BK 117s, 8 EC 145s, 10 Dauphin/Panthers, 8 EC 155s, 22 Super Puma/Cougars and 160 Tigers.

    Jan 25, 2000 : EC 155

    Feb 22, 2000 : 15 training EC 120B for the Spanish Air Force

    Eurocopter Tiger


    Sep 26, 2000 : EADS-CASA and Eurocopter to set up Eurocopter España

    2000 results

    Jan 15, 2001 : EC725 Combat SAR Cougar The latest member of the Super Puma/Cougar line designed for the French Air Force.

    Feb 11, 2001: : Ecureuil/Squirrel/AStar/TwinStar 3000th

    Mar 3, 2001 : 200th EC120

    Jun 16, 2001 : EC635 The military version of the light twin-engine EC 135 helicopter.

    Aug 23, 2002 : Portugal cancels EC 635 contract

    EC635


    May 14, 2005 : An AS350B3 lands on Mount Everest, the world's highest peak (8,850m)



    Jun 29, 2006 : UH-72A US Army selects Eurocopter UH-145 for its LUH Requirement
    UH-72 LUH


    Aug 30, 2006 : Eurocopter delivers the 500th EC135

    Sep 13, 2006 : Eurocopter delivers the 400th EC120

    2010 : Eurocopter X3

    2014, January 8 : Eurocopter rebranded to Airbus Helicopters






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