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FLIGHT TEST | AIRBUS H160 Middleweight CONTENDER Airbus Helicopters’ new H160 is a nimble, capable aircraft that embodies a generational leap in technology. SKIES Magazine 68 BY JON BOURKE // PHOTOS BY MIKE REYNO & SKIP ROBINSON As the next generation replacement for the venerable AS365/EC155 family of helicopters, the new H160 had no trouble holding a direct 25- to 30-knot crosswind while flying over Nevada’s Spring Mountains.