‘When Experience Meets Excellence’
The AS365 N3+ belongs to the Dauphin family, which is well known for its unique design. This medium helicopter has proven its ability to perform any kind of mission, anywhere in the world. It excels in the most severe climatic conditions, such as high altitudes or hot temperatures. The standard AS365 N3+ is fitted with the unique Airbus Helicopters 4-axis autopilot to ease crew workload and help simplify the most demanding missions, including Search and Rescue (SAR). It also features excellent forward visibility during an approach.
The AS365 N3+ is powered by two Safran Arriel 2C turbine engines equipped with a Full Authority Digital Engine Control (FADEC) system. Not only can this aircraft take off in ground effect at maximum weight and in temperatures of up to +50°C, but it is also capable of taking off with a full load from sea level in Category A conditions.
The AS365 N3+ incorporates the all composite FENESTRON® tail rotor that provides high maneuverability, exceptional efficiency at all speeds, unparalleled ground crew safety and low sound level. Its sound emission is rated at 3.1 EPN decibels below the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standards, making it the quietest helicopter in its category. The AS365 N3+ is also the most cost effective medium twin helicopter with the lowest Direct Maintenance Costs in its class.