As the No. 1 helicopter manufacturer in the world, Airbus’ in service fleet includes approximately 12,000 helicopters operated by 3,170 customers in more than 150 countries. Airbus’ range of civil and military helicopters is the world’s largest; accounting for one third of the worldwide civil and parapublic fleet.
Airbus has been a proud member of Canada’s aerospace industry since 1984. Across its subsidiaries, Airbus employees more than 4,000 people in Canada. Headquartered in Fort Erie, Ontario with a team of approximately 250+ employees, Airbus Helicopters Canada also has sales support across the country and a 24/7 customer service network in place to support the fleet of more than 220+ operators and 760+ helicopters flying throughout Canada.
Airbus Helicopters’ activities in Canada are focused in five primary areas: Aircraft Sales & Deliveries, Composite Manufacturing, Repair & Overhaul, Supplemental Type Certificates / Options Development, and Support & Services.
Airbus Helicopters Canada completes, customizes and delivers aircraft to customers throughout Canada and is the centre of excellence for engineering and composite manufacturing within North America as well as the sole-source supplier of composite parts for eight different helicopter models in the Airbus range. Airbus is the leading supplier of helicopters used throughout Canada in roles such as law enforcement, emergency medical services, oil and gas, utility: mining, firefighting, power line, search and rescue, forestry, environmental surveys; and transport: tour, corporate, and private business aviation.
Read more below about Airbus’ Canadian footprint and capabilities #MakingMissionsPossible for helicopter operators across the country.