Safety

AS355
Wire Strike Protection System (WSPS)
SB number : AS355-25-10-00 (R03)
Applicable to version(s) : E, F, F1, F2, N, NP
The system cuts the electrical cables in case of hit. This installation includes two knives located on the windshield at the ends of a rail used to steer the cable towards the cutting blades.
Two cutting knives above and below the cabin, as well as a guiding rail located on the windshield.
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+9.45 kg

+10.22 m.kg

21 day(s)

Benefits

  • Protects the helicopter when encountering electrical cables in flight in particular under adverse climatic conditions.
  • Protection against accidents caused by collision with tension ropes of buildings, towers and masts.

PRE-POST REQUISITE / EFFECTIVITY

Applicable to helicopters pre-MOD 07-3439 (new canopy) and post-MOD OP-3814 (canopy with inner reinforcements).

INSTALLATION TIME
QUALIFICATION INSTALLATION DURATION
Airframe, Structure 80 Hour(s)
Airframe, Systems 5 Hour(s)
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CONFIGURATION MATRIX
CONFIGURATION PRE-POST MOD STATUS  
1 Helicopters all versions except NP (equipped with VFR) post-MOD 072213k This is my configuration
2 Helicopters all versions except NP (equipped with IFR) This is my configuration
3 Helicopters version NP pre-MOD OP3961 This is my configuration
4 Helicopters version NP post-MOD OP3961 This is my configuration
5 Helicopters all versions except NP (equipped with VFR) pre-MOD 072213 This is my configuration

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