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AW101

The AW101 combines the most advanced technologies, safety by design, mission systems and leading-edge manufacturing to provide a proven platform for Heads of State and VVIP operators.


Featuring the largest cabin in its class, 2.49m wide and 1.83m high, passengers are able to walk in the spacious environment, which can be fitted with a range of fixtures and equipment, finished in highest quality materials to customers exacting standards.


The aircraft has been proven in the world's most extreme environments, from the Arctic to the Antarctic.


Leading Features

MTOW: 15,600 kg

Powerplant: 3 x GE CT7-8E (Take-Off: 3 x 2,527 shp) with FADEC

Crew/passengers: 2 pilots and up to 30 passengers

Technical Data

Weights

Max take Off (int. / ext. loads)

15600

kg

34392

lb

Engine Rating (3 x CT7-8E)

Take-Off power (5 min)

3 x 1884

kW

3 x 2527

shp

Intermediate (30 min)

3 x 1855

kW

3 x 2488

shp

Maximum Continuous Power

3 x 1522

kW

3 x 2041

shp

OEI Max Contingency (2 min)

2 x 1880

kW

2 x 2522

shp

Fuel Capacity (VVIP version)

4 cell tanks (self-sealing)

4094

l

1081

USgal

Fuel Capacity (Utility version)

5 cell tanks (self-sealing)

5135

l

1357

USgal

Crew


Pilot

2

Passengers

38

External Dimensions

Overall length

22,83

m

74,92

ft

Overall height

6,66

m

21,83

ft

Main rotor diameter

18.60

m

61,00

ft

Performance

Cruise speed

278

km/h

150

kt

Hovering IGE

3307

m

10850

ft

Max Range (Utility version)

1360

km

735

nm

Max Endurance (Utility version)

6 h 30 min

 

Equipment

  • Robust airframe, designed to satisfy latest crashworthiness requirements
  • Three powerful CT7-8E engines with integral inlet particle separators
  • Composite main and tail rotor blades with optional ice protection
  • Retractable tricycle landing gear with steering and braking system
  • Five crashworthy, self sealing fuel tanks, including fuel gauging system
  • Three independent hydraulic systems
  • 2 x 90 kVA generators, 1 x 25 kVA generator, 1 x 25 Ahr battery
  • Large rear ramp for troop / cargo movements
  • Large sliding door for hoisting, fast roping, cargo loading
  • Sliding gunner windows in forward cabin
  • Air-to-Air Refueling probe
  • Hover in-flight refuelling provisions
  • Cabin cargo winch
  • Roller conveyor for palleted freight
  • Wire Strike Protection System
  • Formation lighting system
  • Primary and Secondary electric rescue hoists and hover trim controller
  • Fast roping/abseiling kit
  • Electric blade and tail fold
  • Cargo hook
  • Full Ice Protection System
  • Emergency flotation gear
  • 14 Man Life Raft (up to 2)

Avionics

  • NVG compatible glass cockpit with 5 off multi-configurable 10” x 8” LCD units
  • Two Aircraft Mission Management Computers (AMMCs) with Data Transfer Module
  • Two Multifunction Control and Display Units (MCDUs)
  • Dual duplex digital automatic flight control system
  • Health and Usage Monitoring System (HUMS)
  • Integrated standby instruments
  • Comprehensive communication and navigation suite
  • Cockpit and cabin intercommunication system
  • Belly mounted 360 degree Surveillance Radar
  • Nose mounted Search / weather radar
  • Integrated mission console
  • Electro-Optics System
  • SATCOM
  • Digital map system
  • EGPWS
  • TCAS
  • TACAN
  • Doppler velocity sensor
  • Obstacle Warning System
  • Direction Finder and Personnel Locator Systems
  • High intensity search light and loud speaker
  • Mission data recorder
  • Point-to-Point video uplink / downlink
  • Tactical Mission Computer, including Data Link
  • Active dipping sonar and sonobuoy dispensing
  • Helmet Mounted Display with optional tracker
  • Integrated Defensive Aids Suite, including missile, laser, radar warning, active countermeasures.

Armament

  • Armoured protection in cockpit, cabin and seats
  • Anti-ship missiles and torpedoes
  • Crew Served Weapons (3 x 12.7mm/7.62mm machine guns)
  • Multi-purpose rocket / cannon pods
  • Air to air missiles
  • Air to surface missiles

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