Commercial version of the XR-9B.

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Firestone ( G & A Aircraft Co.)

Primary manufacturer: Firestone ( G & A Aircraft Co.)

Parent type: Firestone CH-1 Skyhook

Aircraft status: No longer flying

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift configuration: Single main rotor

Dedicated control device: Tail rotor

Crew required: 1

Crew seating: Side-by-side

Landing gear: Wheels (non-retractable)

Overall Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 1

Engine designation: Lycoming O-290-7 reciprocating

Engine manufacturer: Lycoming Engines

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Max Gross Weight (ground): 794 kg (1750 lb)

Max Range: 402 km (217 nm)

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