Prototype for what would be developed into a series of tandem helicopters including the CH-46 series. Only 1 prototype was built.

 

Source: AHS History Calendar 2016 | August 2016, Ken Bartie, AHS web page, Last accessed Nov 8, 2018

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Vertol Aircraft Corporation

Primary manufacturer: Vertol Aircraft Corporation

Parent type: Vertol Model 107/CH-46

Aircraft status: No longer flying

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Helicopter

Lift configuration: Tandem (Fore/aft) (x2)

Crew required: 2

Crew seating: Side-by-side

Landing gear: Wheels (non-retractable)

Overall Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Overall Height: 5.13 m (16.8 ft)

Overall Length: 25.40 m (83.3 ft)

Overall Width: 14.73 m (48.3 ft)

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 2

Engine designation: GE T58-GE-8 turbine

Engine manufacturer: GE Aviation

Take-off / rated power: 932 kW (1249 hp)

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Max Range: 431 km (233 nm)

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