Helisim Key Data

  • Established 2000

  • Employees 50

  • Pilots Trained Yearly 3000

  • Flight Hours Yearly 11000

  • Customers 150


Helisim Flight Simulators are unique devices operating OEM Airbus Helicopters Full Data package, associated with a high detailed visual database, allowing to work with various weather conditions and special effects.
We operate eight helicopter cockpits with Full Flight Simulators and three cockpits with Flight Training Devices.

AS332 L1

The AS332 L1 is a twin engine medium-weight civil helicopter equipped with a « new avionics » glass cockpit. The extensive power reserve, its safety level, and comfort make the AS332 L1 an aircraft perfectly suited for offshore or other civil operations.

AS332 L2

Medium weight aircraft offering a high level of availability and a proven experience in all types of missions mainly offshore transport and SAR. The AS332 L2 has operational characteristics and a large cabin which explain its success particularly for passenger transport.


Twin-engine H155 is designed for a wide range of missions, including corporate, offshore transport, medical evacuation, search and rescue and law enforcement operations. This high-end, 5-tonne helicopter is an enhanced version of the proven Dauphin family, positioning it as the most technologically-advanced rotary-wing aircraft in its category.


The H225 offers the industry’s best speed, range, payload and reliability in an 11-tonne-category twin-turbine rotorcraft. As the newest member of Airbus’ Super Puma family, the H225 benefits from the application of proven technology and the experience of a worldwide customer base. With excellent range and its ability to fly up to 19 passengers, the H225 is the true workhorse for demanding, long-distance missions.

AS365 N2

The AS365 N2 is a member of the highly-capable Dauphin family, which has established its reputation as a fast and powerful helicopter offering operators an outstanding useful load, excellent performance for a full range of missions.


The 7-ton class H175, new-generation medium-sized rotorcraft, certified in accordance with the latest and most demanding regulatory requirements. Benefits include enhanced flight safety, more volume per seat for passenger comfort, mission versatility, simplified maintenance, and cost effectiveness to match customer expectations.


The NH90 tactical troop transport (TTH) medium class military helicopter is a modern and multi-role aircraft designed according to the most stringent NATO standards. The NH90 is well suited for operations in the most demanding conditions over land and sea, day and night.


This innovative medium helicopter becomes the first new member of the H generation. The entire design was based on one overriding goal: to create added value for customers in terms of performance, economic competitiveness, safety and comfort. Both cleaner and quieter, the H160 takes a step forward in respect for the environment. Configurations being developed include offshore transportation, business and private aviation, public services, and commercial passenger transport.


Helisim in partnership with Airbus Helicopters and Thales, will build a new helicopter pilot and maintenance crew training center near Dallas/Texas. Helisim LLC Training Center in North America will be located at the headquarters of Airbus Helicopters Inc., in Grand Prairie (USA).
Opening: January 2019

About Us

Helisim provides flight simulator training for Airbus Helicopters medium/large twin-engine helicopters, including the H175, H160, AS365 N2, H155, AS332 L1/L2, H225 and NH90, using the most technologically advanced Full Flight Simulators. Read More

Our Customer support department is at your disposal to take care of the logistic organization of your journey in France.
Please do not hesitate to contact us for any enquires regarding the following topics:
Course organization - Accommodation - Visa - Transportation

Support & Assistance

Provide your Pilots with a unique opportunity to practice any emergency procedures and prepare them to face any critical situation.

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Latest news

Photo de l'actualité : Level D Full Flight Simulator H145 at Helisim LLC in Texas

11 February 2020

Level D Full Flight Simulator H145 at Helisim LLC in Texas

The new Helisim state-of-the-art training center is on track at Airbus Helicopters Inc.’s North American headquarters in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Read more...

Photo de l'actualité : Airbus Helicopters selects Thales and Helisim for its H160 full flight simulator deployment

07 March 2018

Airbus Helicopters selects Thales and Helisim for its H160 full flight simulator deployment

Airbus Helicopters has partnered with Thales and Helisim to develop and deploy the full flight simulator (FFS) for its new helicopter the H160. Read more...

Photo de l'actualité : Helisim to set-up a training center in Dallas

07 March 2018

Helisim to set-up a training center in Dallas

After the successful start of its new H175 level D Full Flight Simulator in Marignane, France, and the award of the H160 FFS worldwide deployment contract by Airbus Helicopters in 2016, Helisim is now ready to deploy internationally to write a new chapter of its history. Read more...