Utility version for the RN (Royal Navy), now part of the Commando Helicopter Force. Previously operated by the RAF (Royal Air Force) as part of the Support Helicopter Force in the United Kingdom.

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: AgustaWestland N.V.

Primary manufacturer: AgustaWestland N.V.

Parent type: AgustaWestland AW101/EH101

Aircraft status: Operational

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift configuration: Single main rotor

Dedicated control device: Tail rotor

Crew required: 2

Crew seating: Side-by-side

Landing gear: Wheels (all retractable)

Overall Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Overall Height: 6.66 m (21.9 ft)

Overall Length: 22.83 m (74.9 ft)

Overall Width: 18.59 m (61.0 ft)

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 3

Engine designation: Turbomeca RTM 322 02/8 turbine

Engine manufacturer: Turbomeca

Max continuous power: 1406 kW (1885 hp)

Take-off / rated power: 1689 kW (2264 hp)

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Max Gross Weight (ground): 14600 kg (32187 lb)

Max Range: 1360 km (734 nm)

Max Endurance: 6.5 hrs (6.5 hrs)

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