The AS355 Twin Squirrel is one of the most capable helicopters in its class. Operators rely on this twin-engine aircraft in a variety of roles including executive charter and aerial filming.

AS355 Twin Squirrel

The powerful and reliable 650-horsepower Rolls-Royce engine flies higher and further. For superior safety, the AS355 features a three-bladed rotor system, while the patented suspension system delivers an incredibly smooth ride. The AS355 can hold up to six passengers, very comfortably and the club-passenger seating allows for face-to-face conversations.

Specification Table

Specification AS355 Twin Squirrel
Engine Type 2× Allison 250-C20F turboshaft
Engine Twin Turbine
Seats Pilot + 4/5 passengers
Max All Up Weight 5590 lbs
Empty weight 2,877 lbs
Overall Length 13 m
Rotor Diameter 10.7 m
Cruise Speed up to 150 kts (120 kts)
Maximum Range up to 380 nm
Service Ceiling 11,150 ft
Rate of Climb 1,280 ft/min

Figures courtesy of Eurocopter. Figures and statistics are approximate only and not to be used for flight planning purposes.