Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: MD Helicopters, Inc.

Primary manufacturer: MD Helicopters, Inc.

Parent type: MDHI MD 900 Explorer

Aircraft status: Operational

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift configuration: Single main rotor

Dedicated control device: NOTAR

Crew required: 1

Crew seating: Side-by-side

Landing gear: Skids

Overall Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Overall Height: 3.66 m (12.0 ft)

Overall Length: 12.37 m (40.6 ft)

Overall Width: 10.31 m (33.8 ft)

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 2

Engine designation: P&WC PW206A turbine

Engine manufacturer: Pratt & Whitney Canada

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Max Gross Weight (ground): 2948 kg (6500 lb)

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