|Lift type||Rotary wing|
|Application||Military Transport, Search & Rescue, Surveillance, Utility|
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Light twin turboshaft utility helicopter. Licence built AS365N using largely locally produced sub-assemblies. Includes Avicopter AC312. Variant Z-19 an adaptation for combat roles.
|Variant||Launch/First flight||Production end|
|Hafei Z-9A||1980 / 1981||Licensed version of AS365 Dauphin.|
|Hafei Z-9W||1987 / 1989||Upgraded armed variant with modified nose and uprated engines, also kown as WZ-9.|
|Hafei Z-9WZ||1999 / 2004||Armmed reconnaissance variant, with reduced cabin doors and redesigned weapon pylons.|
|Hafei Z-9C||2008 / 2010||Naval version, design equivilant to AS565 Panther.|
|Avicopter AC312C||2013 /||Based on Dauphin helicopters, light utility twin-engine helicopter with updated cabin and fuselage.|
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|AVIC Harbin Aircraft Industry (Group) Co Ltd||News|
Other aircraft programs: Harbin Y-12, Hafei Z-15