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AW101

Weights Max take Off (int. / ext. loads) 15600 kg 34392 lb
Engine Rating (3 x CT7-8E)
Take-Off power (5 min) 3 x 1884 kW 3 x 2527 shp
Intermediate (30 min) 3 x 1855 kW 3 x 2488 shp
Maximum Continuous Power 3 x 1522 kW 3 x 2041 shp
OEI Max Contingency (2 min) 2 x 1880 kW 2 x 2522 shp
Fuel Capacity (VVIP version) 4 cell tanks (self-sealing) 4094 l 1081 USgal
Fuel Capacity (Utility version) 5 cell tanks (self-sealing) 5135 l 1357 USgal
Crew Pilot 2 Passengers 38
External Dimensions
Overall length 22,83 m 74,92 ft
Overall height 6,66 m 21,83 ft
Main rotor diameter 18.60 m 61,00 ft
Performance
Cruise speed 278 km/h 150 kt
Hovering IGE 3307 m 10850 ft
Max Range (Utility version) 1390 km 750 NM
Max Endurance (Utility version) 6 h 5 min
Equipment
  • Robust airframe, designed to satisfy latest crashworthiness requirements
  • Three powerful CT7-8E engines with integral inlet particle separators
  • Composite main and tail rotor blades with optional ice protection
  • Retractable tricycle landing gear with steering and braking system
  • Five crashworthy, self sealing fuel tanks, including fuel gauging system
  • Three independent hydraulic systems
  • 2 x 90 kVA generators, 1 x 25 kVA generator, 1 x 25 Ahr battery
  • Large rear ramp for troop / cargo movements
  • Large sliding door for hoisting, fast roping, cargo loading
  • Sliding gunner windows in forward cabin
  • Air-to-Air Refueling probe
  • Hover in-flight refuelling provisions
  • Cabin cargo winch
  • Roller conveyor for palleted freight
  • Wire Strike Protection System
  • Formation lighting system
  • Primary and Secondary electric rescue hoists and hover trim controller
  • Fast roping/abseiling kit
  • Electric blade and tail fold
  • Cargo hook
  • Full Ice Protection System
  • Emergency flotation gear
  • 14 Man Life Raft (up to 2)
  • Avionics
  • NVG compatible glass cockpit with 5 off multi-configurable 10 x 8 LCD units
  • Two Aircraft Mission Management Computers (AMMCs) with Data Transfer Module
  • Two Multifunction Control and Display Units (MCDUs)
  • Dual duplex digital automatic flight control system
  • Health and Usage Monitoring System (HUMS)
  • Integrated standby instruments
  • Comprehensive communication and navigation suite
  • Cockpit and cabin intercommunication system
  • Belly mounted 360 degree Surveillance Radar
  • Nose mounted Search / weather radar
  • Integrated mission console
  • Electro-Optics System
  • SATCOM
  • Digital map system
  • EGPWS
  • TCAS
  • TACAN
  • Doppler velocity sensor
  • Obstacle Warning System
  • Direction Finder and Personnel Locator Systems
  • High intensity search light and loud speaker
  • Mission data recorder
  • Point-to-Point video uplink / downlink
  • Tactical Mission Computer, including Data Link
  • Active dipping sonar and sonobuoy dispensing
  • Helmet Mounted Display with optional tracker
  • Integrated Defensive Aids Suite, including missile, laser, radar warning, active countermeasures.
  • Armament
  • Armoured protection in cockpit, cabin and seats
  • Anti-ship missiles and torpedoes
  • Crew Served Weapons (3 x 12.7mm/7.62mm machine guns)
  • Multi-purpose rocket / cannon pods
  • Air to air missiles
  • Air to surface missiles






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