The actual designation is X3.

 

The aircraft is now on display at the French national Musée de l’Air et de l’Espace (Air and Space museum) at Paris-Le Bourget airport.

 

 

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Eurocopter Group

Primary manufacturer: Eurocopter Group

Parent type: No type defined

Aircraft status: No longer flying

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Compound type: Lift and Thrust

Lift configuration: Single main rotor

Dedicated control device: Other

Dedicated propulsion devices: 2

Crew required: 2

Crew seating: Side-by-side

Landing gear: Wheels (all retractable)

Overall Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 2

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Max Gross Weight (ground): 5200 kg (11464 lb)

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