This aircraft was constructed by Eurocopter back in 2001. It spent 13 years in the United Kingdom before it was sold to a private owner in Sweden. It was flown to Gothenburg via Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark a few days prior to Christmas 2014.
The helicopter obtained its Swedish tail number (SE-JLN
) in the middle of January 2015.SE-JLN
joined Svensk Pilotutbildning (SPU)'s large fleet of training aircraft in early March 2015. The helicopter became the second EC120 in SPU's fleet after SE-JEP