Robust, multipurpose helicopters used by rescue agencies, environmental and police agencies for arial patrols and search and surveilance tasks.

The MD 500E is a multipurpose helicopter developed by the American firm McDonnell Douglas. The 500E helicopter is the latest modification of a family of single-engine multi-purpose light helicopter family of McDonnell Douglas Model 500.

Major changes in the helicopter include increased passenger compartment (stretched forward and backward), an adjusted tail part and a fitted low-noise tail rotor.

American engineers perfected its parts and assemblies for 40 years. The helicopter showcases tremendous dynamics and incredible stamina, with excess engine capacity and a huge transmission safety factor.