Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Airbus Helicopters

Primary manufacturer: Airbus Helicopters

Parent type: Airbus Helicopters H125

Aircraft status: Operational


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: Skids

Layout and Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Overall Dimensions
Overall Height: 3.34 m 11.0 ft
Overall Length: 12.94 m 42.5 ft
Overall Width: 10.69 m 35.1 ft
Airframe Dimensions
Airframe Length: 10.93 m 35.9 ft
Airframe Width: 1.87 m 6.1 ft
Airframe Height: 3.24 m 10.6 ft
Landing Gear Dimensions
Landing Gear Base:  
Landing Gear Track:  
Cabin Dimensions
Cabin Internal Height: 1.30 m 4.3 ft
Cabin Internal Length: 2.00 m 6.6 ft
Cabin Internal Width: 1.65 m 5.4 ft

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Max Gross Weight (ground): 2,250 kg 4,960 lb
Max Gross Weight (airborne):  
Max Take-off Weight: 2,250 kg 4,960 lb
Empty Weight: 1,253 kg 2,762 lb
Useful Load: 997 kg 2,198 lb
Empty Weight Fraction: 0.557
Climb Performance
Max Rate of Climb: 10 m/s 1,909 fpm
Hover Performance
Hover Ceiling IGE: 4,039 m 13,251 ft
Hover Ceiling OGE: 3,383 m 11,099 ft
Max Level Flight Speed: 251 km/h 136 kts
Never Exceed Speed: 287 km/h 155 kts
Service Ceiling: 5,258 m 17,251 ft
Range and Endurance
Max Range: 631 km 341 nm
Max Endurance: 5 hrs 5 hrs

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Provided powerplant data is for uninstalled, sea level, static operations.

Number of engines: 1
Designation: Turbomeca Arriel 2D turbine
Manufacturer: Turbomeca
Normal Ratings
Max continuous: 638 kW 855 hp
Take-off / rated: 710 kW 952 hp
OEI Ratings
OEI contingency:  
OEI continuous:  
OEI 30-second:  
OEI intermediate:  

Primary Lift Device

Data on primary lift devices such as main rotors

Main Rotor Characteristics
Diameter: 10.69 m 35.07 ft
Direction of Rotation: Unknown
Hub Type:
Main Rotor Blade Characteristics
Blade Construction:
Blade Chord:  
Blade Tip Geometry:
Blade Twist:  
Number of Blades: 3
Main Rotor Derived Characteristics
Disc Area: 89.75 m² 966.1 ft²
Disc Loading: 25.07 kg/m² 5.135 lb/ft²
Main Rotor Blade Derived Characteristics
Blade area per blade:  
Tip Speed:  

Primary Control Device

Data on primary control devices such as tail rotors

Tail Rotor Characteristics
Diameter: 1.86 m 6.10 ft
Configuration: Unknown
Direction of Rotation: Unknown
Tail Rotor Blade Characteristics
Number of Blades: 2
Blade Construction:  
Blade Chord:  
Blade Twist:  
Tail Rotor Derived Characteristics
Disc Area: 2.72 m² 29.2 ft²
Tail Rotor Blade Derived Characteristics
Tip Speed:  
Blade Area (per blade):  

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