company profils HELISIM

Company profile

Helisim provides flight simulator training for Airbus Helicopters medium/large twin-engine helicopters, including the H175, AS365 N2, H155, AS332 L1/L2, H225 and NH90, using the most technologically advanced Full Flight Simulators.
Helisim is located adjacent to the Marseille-Provence International Airport, nearby Airbus Helicopters headquarters and production facilities in Marignane, France. Pioneering the Level "D" simulators, Helisim operates the high-end of rotary-wing simulation in which all possible emergency situations can be replicated. This unique feature allows pilots to safely master the entire flight envelope of their helicopters.
We welcome trainees from the civilian, oil and gas, military and public services sectors.

Helisim is a consortium of three leading companies:

  • Airbus Helicopters (45%)
  • Thales AVS (45%, simulator manufacturer)
  • Défense Conseil International (10%, specialized in operational Armed Forces training)

Each founding company, brings to Helisim its exceptional skills and experiences throughout many years of activities in the helicopter, simulators and training fields. Helisim is more than ever able to deliver unparalleled training services on seven different cabins, granted with a D level of certification for most of them. All the assets entrusted, associated with authorities' accreditations, rise Helisim at the rank of a worldwide leader in the simulation.

Our values


Our training center benefits from the latest technologies in terms of simulation and pedagogical tools, associated with experienced instructors, both civil and military. We are committed to provide trainees with efficient and sophisticate training solutions.

Excellence & Quality

Our success lays under an effective management and premiere class training programs. Quality control is our prime importance and we contentiously improve our services to reach excellence and offer competitive prices.


Helisim benefits from the experience and image of three big names in the Aerospace world. Our shareholders trust us to deliver values on the assets entrusted to the company.

Customer Satisfaction

Helisim team has one goal: To deliver flawless services adjusted to our client’s requirements.


What makes Helisim reliability and strength, is also its efficient management, associated with highly qualified employees. We are dedicated to delivering comprehensive services and we are bound to implementing our commitments.

Respect of Others

We are committed to treat everyone fairly and be tolerant. Integrity and honesty are the leading notions of our ethic conduct.

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