Airbus Helicopters EC135 T3 in the Italian Dolomites
Airbus Helicopters EC135 T3/P3 performs a three-day demostration tour of the Italian Dolomites.
The new Airbus Helicopters EC135 helicopter conducted tests in the Italian Dolomites demostrating its ability to operate in high and hot conditions.
Operating from Helicopters Italia base near the city of Trento, the helicopter conducted 14 customer and operator flights.
The EC135 T3/P3 benefits from an improved flight envelope, especially in the hot-and-high conditions inte Alps as well as CAT A and single engine performance. In addition to an enlarged rate of climb at sea level, the EC135 T3/P3 also offers an increased maximum-take-off-weight of 2,980 kg.
More than 1,100 EC135s are in service worldwide.. The helicopter is used by the police, emergency medical services, oil & gas operations, corporate and VIP transportation.