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Identifying A Helicoopter In A Photo  
User currently offlineDinora From United States of America, joined Feb 2013, 1 posts, RR: 0
Posted (3 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 5029 times:


Could anybody tell me whether it's possible to ask some of the members here for help in identifying a helicopter in a photo? I can't decipher the registration number and I would really like to see more photos of it?

It is this one: http://www.theaerialimage.com/aircraft.html

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User currently offlineerikgrinsvall From Sweden, joined Jul 2008, 31 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (3 years 2 months 3 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 5006 times:
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That looks like a Eurocopter, more precise i would say a Eurocopter AS-350B-2 Ecureuil

User currently offlineYVRLTN From Canada, joined Oct 2006, 2948 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (3 years 2 months 2 weeks 4 days 7 hours ago) and read 4726 times:

Quoting erikgrinsvall (Reply 1):
more precise i would say a Eurocopter AS-350B-2 Ecureuil


According the the website, they say they use an Aerostar helicopter, which is not correct, the North American name for the AS350 is the AStar.

This machine is actually Austrian OE-XJH with Heli Austria and is an AS355 Ecureil 2 or Twin Squirrel in English or a Twin Star in N America. Here she is on a.net

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