Maverick Aviation Group, parent company of Maverick Helicopters, Mustang Helicopters and Maverick Airlines, has expanded with the addition of its eighth Airbus Helicopters EC-130 T2. Designated as the launch client of the T2 airframe, Maverick Helicopters has the largest and youngest fleet of EC-130 aircraft in the world.
Airbus Helicopters’ T2 model was designed mainly for the tourism industry, and features more powerful performance and improved fuel efficiency and visibility. It also includes an active vibration control system for a more comfortable ride, an improved air conditioning system, right-side cabin sliding door and additional interior improvements.
Maverick Helicopters now owns eight EC-130 T2 models, contributing to an overall total of 42 helicopters. The company has the largest EC-130 fleet in the world and anticipates growing the collection to 47 aircraft within the next year.
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