On June 25th, the manufacturing of AC322, a brand new helicopter developed by AVIC, was kicked off in Tianjin.
This is the second AVIC helicopter developed in Tianjin after AC312E.
AC332 design review was completed in 2019, and the first order was signed in 2020. The the first AC332 is slated to roll out from the Tianjin assembly line in 2022 and delivered to customer in 2024.
AC332 is a 4-ton twin-engine multi-role helicopter, and can fly 10 passengers at one time.
AC332 is an advanced helicopter that can fly with a ceiling of 6000meters, range of 600km，commercial payload of 600kg. The type can perform a wide range of missions including EMS, emergency rescue, law enforcement, off-shore operation, especially in high altitude environment.