Aircraft: AS-350

This is an AS-350. This Aircraft is currently used at the following bases: Glen, Harris, Hornell, and Sidney.

  • LifeNet of New York
  • LifeNet of New York
  • LifeNet of New York
  • LifeNet of New York
Power Plant
Engines Turbomeca Arriel 1D1 developing 732 SHP for takeoff, 625 SHP for cruise.
Max Speed 155 knots
Running Length 43Ft
Main Rotor Diameter 35 Ft
Main Rotor Height
(on Level Ground)
11 Ft
Tail Roto Height
(on Level Ground)
2.4 Ft
Max Gross Weight 5512 lbs
Fuel Capacity 143 gallons
Climate Control An enviornmental control system maintains a comfortable cabin temperature.
Electrical System A 12 volt and 28 volt DC Electrical System, as well as a 110 volt inverter, permits the use of all medical equipment within the helicopter.
Communications Equipment The aircraft is equipped with radios that utilize VHF Low Band (30 to 50 Mhz), High Band (148 to 174 Mhz) and UHF (450 to 470 Mhz). The radios are equipped with all 32 CTCSS Tones (Private Line (PL) or Channel Guard Tones) and an encoder to tie into hospitals. This will allow direct communications between flight personnel and communications centers, emergency personnel and hospitals.
Night Lighting Aircraft is equipped with a pilot controlled high voltage searchlight. Additional illumination is provided by fixed mounted floodlights.
Medical Equipment The aircraft are medically configured with sophisticated on board equipment to provide specialized airway support, cardiac pacing, and advanced physiologic patient monitoring, and expanded pharmacologic modalities.