Aircraft Photo of 2555 | Eurocopter EC-725R2 Caracal | France - Air Force | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:2555
Military Code:SF
Aircraft Original Type:Aerospatiale AS-332 Super Puma
Aircraft Generic Type:Eurocopter AS-332/532/EC-225/725 Super Puma/Cougar
Aircraft Version:Eurocopter EC-725R2 Caracal
Operator / Titles:France - Air Force
C/n (msn):2555
Location
City / Airport:Pulau Langkawi - InternationalMap
Country:Malaysia
Airport Codes:ICAO: WMKL   IATA: LGK   Local: -   Other: -
Event:LIMA - Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2007
 
Photo Date:7 December 2007
Photo by:Peter de Jong
Photo ID: 5915
Photo Comment

The Caracal combat rescue helicopter entered French service in 2005 and it seems that this machine came straight from Afghanistan when it was demonstrated here at the LIMA exhibition. This was apparently succesful as Malaysia ordered twelve EC725s in 2009.

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