Most Expensive Helicopters
Be it for pleasure or to save lives helicopters have its own class. Unlike aero planes, helicopters have their own advantages- it can land on the top of the buildings, on the top of the mountains and can hover like a hummingbird.
If you have enough money or have a good enough reason you can buy one of these expensive helicopters.
1. Airbus H225M Super Puma - $27 million
Airbus H225 Super Puma with $27 million cost tops the list. It can carry more than 20 passengers, handle heavy lifting and is used for search –and- rescue purposes. It has a range of 857 km and Cruise speed of 275.5 km/h.
2. AgustaWestland AW101 - $21 million
Airbus H225 Super Puma with $27 million cost is second on the list. It has the largest cabin in its class, can hold 24 passengers.. The AW101 provides a proven platform for Heads of State and VVIP operators. The aircraft has been proven in the world's most extreme environments, from the Arctic to the Antarctic. It has a range of 857 km and Cruise speed of 275.5 km/h
3. Sikorsky S-92 - $17.7 million
Sikorsky S-92 ($17.7 million) with $17.7 million cost is third on the list. The S-92 helicopter is certified as the most stringent safety requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). It can accommodate 10 passengers. It has a range of 999km and Cruise speed of 280 km/h
4. Airbus AS332 L1e VIP Super Puma - $15.5 million
Airbus AS332 L1e VIP Super Puma with $15.5 million cost is fourth on list. It can hold 19 passengers. A massive cabin can accommodate arrangements including lounges, kitchens, and bathrooms. It has a range of 841 km and a cruise speed of 252 km/h.
5. Sikorsky S-76C - $12.95 million
6. Eurocopter EC 155 - $10 million
7. Eurocopter EC 175 - $7.9 million
8. Eurocopter Mercedes-Benz EC 145 - $5.5 million
Helicopters are a symbol of status, luxury and a much needed friend for the military. If you can afford one of these, the mountains and valleys are waiting to be seen.