Airbus H160 VIP Helicopter

May 26, 2016

Category: Rides

So this is what success looks like. Just this week Airbus unveiled their insane luxury helicopter for the millionaires and billionaires of the world; a $22 million H160 VIP variant of the most technologically-advanced choppers in our skies today. In short, it’s a super villain lair that flies.

Each VIP is based on the H160 (video below), which is known as the world’s first all-composite civil helicopter that can cruise at speeds of up to 185 mph with a range of 500 miles. Each copter boasts seating capacity for 12 and two fuel-efficient Turbomeca Arrano turboshaft engines that provide these flying Maseratis with over 1,300 shaft horsepower. The interior is nothing short of impressive either, upholstered in rich leather with wooden and metallic features customizable to buyers specifications. Orders for these helicopters are set to begin delivery in 2018. Prototypes have been able to reach an altitude of 20,000 feet and performed turns at up to 2.2Gs. With stats like these, get to the chopper just took on a whole new meaning. [H/T: Maxim]

Airbus H160 VIP Helicopter 2

More From Rides

T-Bô's 'Must-Have' Briefs Are The Only Boxers You'll Ever Need

Ethically-sourced underwear made from high-end bamboo fabric.

Posted By Chris West

Partner

Print, Scan, & Copy With Ease Using HP's Stylish & Smart Tango X

Beautiful and minimalist printer loaded with easy-to-use features.

Posted By Sean Tirman

Partner
Featured Image

K-Speed Turns Yamaha’s XSR155 Into An Off-Road Retro Machine

Upgraded with Brembo calipers, YSS suspension, and dual-sport rubber tires.

Posted By

Sep 13, 2019

Featured Image

This 200HP Hybrid Waverunner-Dayboat Marries Luxury And Leisure

Drawing heavy inspiration from the company's illustrious yacht catalog.

Posted By

Sep 13, 2019

Featured Image

These Bulletproof Carbon Fiber 999HP Hyper SUVs Are Unstoppable

Monstrous ultra-powerful ride with 27.5 inches of clearance.

Posted By

Sep 13, 2019

Featured Image

NOVITEC’s 782HP Lamborghini Urus Is A Carbon Fiber Super SUV

A modified luxury ride with 1,032 lb-ft of torque.

Posted By

Sep 12, 2019