Helicopter is a kind of rotorcraft in which push and lift provide by the rotors that provide the land safety takeoff and landing vertically, backward and laterally. Helicopter was introduced and manufactured in half century of flight with the Focke-Wulf Fw 61very first helicopter operations was in 1936.
Helicopters used for the transportation, air ambulances medical assistances, most important use of helicopters is armed transportation in case of injured and killed in battle helicopters are considered most effective source of rescuing or in wars they are appeared for the first time- in World War II.
There are many helicopter which was produced and developed but some of them are cheapest in the world but these are also has good features and provides services efficiently some are developed with advance and latest technology provide high level of safety for the passengers.
Here is the list of top 10 cheapest helicopters in the world 2021.
10. Kazan Mi-171A2
With the many features Kazan Mi-171A2 is declared cheapest heliocopter in the world which features are high level of safety, latest operational and service system, high performance ability, lower cost of flight and some others. First flight for this cheapest helicopter was launched in 2014; the Mi-171A2 is highly diversity and provides an assurance that the mission will be successful in any conditions. It’s a mid size helicopter and has ability to adjust almost 26 passengers, it has a capacity of fly over 423 nautical miles for the fuel which is filled full tank and fly with the height of 13123 feet.
9. Kazan Ka-62
Kazan Ka-62 is Russian new helicopter with latest and advanced technology material used in it with the features of international standards for dependability, resource use, flight safety, comfort, usability, service life and repair. This is cheapest helicopter which is introduced or designed for cargo transportation, medevac and search and rescue operations, and also used for the oil and gas sector and for corporate missions. It has many advantages like it may run in a broad range of climate and geographic conditions, it can operate in external air temperatures from –50°С +45°С, The Ka-62 can fly in adverse weather conditions and many others.
8. Sikorsky MH 60S Seahawk
This is United States Navy aircraft based on the United States Army UH-60 Black Hawk and a member of the Sikorsky S-70 family this is currently announced as cheapest helicopter in the world. It has features like Multi-mode radar, Airborne Low Frequency, Dipping Sonar Electronic, Support Measures, Integrated self defense and a weapons suite; it will apply the BAE Systems Archerfish remotely operated vehicle. This helicopter system operates as countermine role traditionally handled by the MH-53E Sea Dragon. Sikorsky MH 60S Seahawk transport a rescue lift for SAR/CSAR missions its most inexpensive helicopter globally.
7. Airbus EC155 Dauphin
Airbus EC155 Dauphin was developed by the euro copter from its Dauphin family for civil aviation use it has capacity to absorb 15 passengers in it depending on customer contour. It is used for the very important corporate transport, injured and killed armed transport duties, offshore support and passengers transport. Its development was starts in 1996 and officially announced in June 1997 from the Euro copter at the Paris Air Show this helicopter get safety certification by the French & German Civil Aviation organizations on 11 December 1998 but its most expensive aircraft in the world.
6. Bell 412
This twin engine Bell 412 helicopter also declared as cheapest helicopter in the world which was produced by the US-American manufacturer Bell Helicopter Textron also produced in Dallas Fort Worth (USA) and Mirabel, Canada and organized with four-blade main-rotor. The development start of this world cheapest helicopter was in 1970 but the very first model present in 1981 with deliveries start in same year. It has features such as high fuel capacity, higher takeoff weight, optional seating arrangements almost 14 to 15 passengers adjust in this helicopter at same time.
5. Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey
It’s an American cheapest helicopter which is used for the multi mission it has capabilities of vertical takeoff and landing, short take off and landing produced by the Bell Helicopter and Boeing Rotorcraft Systems. This world inexpensive helicopter was introduced in 1989 and starts as first flight in 2007 training start in 2000 and produced in numbers about 200 as of 2014. It was produced first time in the world as tiltrotor aircraft and successful blending with the range, speed, altitude and survival of helicopter with the unprecedented advantage of unique combination that provides war fighter.
4. Airbus EC635
This world cheapest helicopter was actually introduced by the Euro copter in May 1998 but currently it’s under production of Airbus helicopters in Germany as a military version of the Euro copter EC135. It is a multi-purpose light helicopter it is double engine aircraft and adjusts the total eight passers in it and may carry military instruments or armaments this extremely versatile helicopter is also used for the purpose of medical, cargo transport, reconnaissance and surveillance and army battle of support purposes. It’s based on EC135 but improved with the passage of time design for the military operations and carry to weapon system.
3. Bell 407
The Bell 407 is a four-blade, single-engine, civil utility helicopter which was introduced in 1996 this helicopter total number of units are 1082 since 2011 total by the bell helicopter. This Bell 407helicopter is often used for transport, as an air ambulance, and for law obedience, electronic news gathering and movie making. It is declared as one of the cheapest helicopter in the world. The features of this world inexpensive helicopter are four-blade main rotor developed; it has capacity to adjust five passengers with an additional passenger seat in the cockpit in single pilot operations.
2. Enstrom Turbine 480B
Enstrom Turbine 480B was introduced in 1993 also produced in this same year by the Enstrom Helicopter Corporation this is small light helicopter. It is used for the medical assistance, oil and gas transport, military and police assistance it has capacity of five members. The features of this world cheapest interesting energy landing gear, Powerful Rolls-Royce 250 C20w turbine engine, High-inertia rotor system, Good Hot and High Performance, Unblocked tail rotor and others. The maximum altitude of this helicopter is about 5400 feet and range is reach near to 355 nautical miles.
1. Sikorsky S-70B Seahawk
This is top cheapest Helicopters in the world it was manufactured by Sikorsky Aircraft developed for the U.S. Army in the 1970s gaining a competition to be dominated the UH-60 Black Hawk and spawning a large family in U.S. military service. The engine performance of this helicopter is excellent and it’s able to fly as far as 350 miles away from the tank with the full fuel, the utmost flash value of altitude and can able to reach at 11222 feet. The S-70B helicopter features are comfort cabin with increased leg space for the members with the area of area and volume of the MH-60R are 6m² and 8.5m³ in given order.