The Eurocopter AS365 Dauphin is a medium helicopter that has been a long-term success since it’s introduction in 1978. The Dauphin is notable for use of the Fenestron tail, where the rear rotor blades are enclosed.
The AS365 continues in service been used by more than fifteen military and many more government organisations as well as private and corporate users.
The normal configuration is for up to 11 passengers and 1 or 2 pilots.
This example is a Eurocopter AS365 of the Swiss Air Force 2005.