Final H215 delivered to Ejército del Aire

Fourth H215 taking off from Albacete on March 21, 2019, to begin a series of testing flights with a Centro Logistico de Armamento y Experimentación (Logistics Centre of Armament and Experimentation) crew, before entry in service in the Canary Islands with 82 Grupo.
Roberto Yáñez

The fourth and final H215 for the Ejército del Aire has completed flight testing at Airbus Helicopters’ Albacete factory and will shortly be flown to Gando Air Base, where it will grow the SAR fleet of the 82 Grupo (see AIR International January, p27). The helicopter, registered HD.21-21 - 10216/802-21 arrived at Albacete from Marignane on November 22, 2018, using the ferry registration F-WWOA. The helicopter was customised and painted in full SAR colours at the Spanish factory.