Utility version for the RN (Royal Navy), now part of the Commando Helicopter Force. Upgraded from the HC.3/3A with folding tail, folding rotor blades. The later aircraft also have a digital cockpit common to the Merlin HM.2

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Latest or last design authority: Leonardo S.p.A, Helicopter Division
Originally designed by AgustaWestland N.V.

Latest or last primary manufacturer: Leonardo S.p.A, Helicopter Division
Originally manufactured by AgustaWestland N.V.

Parent type: AgustaWestland AW101/EH101

Aircraft status: Operational

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift devices: 1 Single main rotor

Dedicated control device: 1 Tail rotor

Crew required: 2 in Side-by-side arrangement

Landing gear: Wheels (all retractable)

Key Characteristics

Data on key physical features

Aircraft Details

Data on aircraft configuration, weights, flight performance and equipment

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