Airbus Helicopters set a company delivery record last year, with 101 heavy helicopters delivered, consisting of 53 NH90s and 48 Super Pumas. The helicopter manufacturer announced its 2014 results today during a press conference. Total deliveries reached 471 helicopters.
Total net orders reached 402, with the goal set higher for 2015. The number of deliveries should remain roughly the same. Highlights in 2014 were certification and delivery for the EC145 T2, EC135 T3 and EC175 helos.
Last year was a ‘year of advancement, a year of change and a year of improvement’ for Airbus Helicopters, it sounded during the press conference. The company made significant progress in its spares deliveries performance. As of 1 January 2015, Airbus Helicopters warranty offer extends to 3 years or 2,000 flight hours.
Source: Airbus Helicopters
Featured image: The EC145 T2 (Image © Matthias Weckemann / Airbus Helicopters)