Airbus H125 – 1 Pilot – 5 Passengers, 6 if one is a child
The H125 (formerly known as AS350) AStar is a single-engine workhorse with the best performance in its category. Built and certified in the United States, this cost-effective helicopter accommodates five to six passengers in all forward-facing seats. High performance, enhanced maneuverability and reduced pilot workload make Airbus Helicopters, Inc.’s H125 the preferred rotary-wing aircraft for a growing number of U.S. civilian users, air medical services and law enforcement agencies. The H125 offers fast cruise speeds, 30 minute take-off power, long engine TBOs (6,000 hours mature) and low DMCs.
Max weight: 5,225 lbs. Capacity: 1 pilot + 5/6 passengers
Powerplant: 1 Turbomeca Arriel 2D Fast cruise: 137 kts.
Empty weight of standard aircraft: 2,816 lbs.
Maximum takeoff weight: 5,225 lbs. Useful load: 2,409 lbs.
Usable fuel capacity (standard tank): 143 gal.
Powerplant: 1 Turbomeca Arriel 2D
Cabin volume: 105.94 cu. ft.
Baggage compartment volume: 35.3 cu.ft.
Standard seating capacity: 1+5
Never exceed speed: 155 kts. Fast cruise speed: 133 kts.
Maximum range (with no reserves): 336 nm.