Airbus Helicopters has reported that it received a total of 388 helicopter orders during 2016, slightly down from 383 gross orders in 2015.

The 2016 orders included 188 for light-single engine helicopters, 163 for the H135/H145 light-twins and 23 for the Super Puma family. The manufacturer’s backlog at the end of last year was 766 helicopters.

31 January 2017