MULTI-MISSION PERFORMANCE

AW149

The AW149 is the brand new medium category helicopter, designed to provide versatile battlefield support, with excellent performance characteristics and competitive economics, certified to the latest CS29 standards.

 

The aircraft provides excellent payload and range capabilities and features a large, unobstructed cabin for rapid reconfiguration to meet mission demands.

 

The cockpit features advanced, open-architecture systems with AgustaWestland software, which enables the easy integration of customer-specific avionics and mission systems quickly and cost-effectively.
Operators benefit from a modern, effective MSG-03 maintenance concept. 

 

Leading Features

MTOW: 8 tonnes class

Power plant: 2 x General Electric GE CT7-2E1 (2,000 shp class each) with FADEC and built-in particle separator  and one APU (60 kW)

Crew/passengers: 1 or 2 pilots with 18 troops 

Technical Data

Weight

MTOW

8

tonne class

Powerplant

Two engines, General Electric GE CT7 - 2 E1 with FADEC

AEO Take off power                                    2 x 1,479 kW           2 x 1,983 shp

OEI 2.5 min contingency power                    1,570 kW                 2,104 shp

One APU (60 kW)

Accommodation

Pilots/Troops

1 or 2 + 18 troops
Up to 6 Stretchers

Performance (ISA, S.L., MGW)

VNE (IAS)

313

km/h

169

kt

Cruise Speed

287

km/h

155

kt

Rate of Climb

9.9

m/s

1,960

ft/min

HOGE

2,670

m

8,770

ft

Service Ceiling

4,572

m

15,000

ft

OEI service ceiling

2,680

m

8,800

ft

Range*

800

km

430

nm

Endurance*

4 hour

Dimensions

Overall lenght **

17.60

m

57

ft

09

in

Overall height **

5.06

m

16

ft

07

in

Cabin Volume

 

 

11.2

cu. m

395.5

cu. ft
Baggage Volume     2.4 cu. m 84.7 cu. ft
* No reserve, with std tanks
** Rotors turning

Equipment

  • Air conditioning system
  • Anti / de-icing system
  • Auxiliary Power Unit (APU)
  • Cargo hook kit (2720 kg / 6000 lb)
  • Emergency flotation system
  • External electrical hoist kit (272 kg / 600 lb) with utility hoist light (single & dual winch systems)
  • Wire strike protection
  • Closed circuit refueling system
  • Main cabin bubble window
  • Fast roping kit
  • Integrated particle segmentation system
  • Auxiliary fuel tanks
  • Pressurised refuelling system
  • External life rafts
  • External search light
  • Cabin mission console 

Avionics

  • 4 Axis autopilot
  • Cockpit voice & flight data recorder
  • FLIR
  • NVG compatible lighting
  • Health and Usage Monitoring System
  • Weather radar / Search radar
  • Emergency locator system
  • Moving Map System
  • Fully integrated avionics system, compatible with an MIL-STD-1553B data bus, with four 6” x 8” color active matrix liquid crystal displays (AMLCD)
  • Flight Data monitoring (FDM)
  • HTAWS / EGPWS
  • SATCOM with flight following
  • IFF
  • HF radio
  • Crypto Comms 

Armament

  • Rocket launcher 7/12/19 tubes 70/81 mm
  • Window mounted machine gun 7.62 mm
  • Machine gun-pod 12.7/20 mm
  • Machine gun-pod 12.7 mm with 3 tubes 70 mm rockets
  • Provision for air-to-ground and air-to-air missiles
  • Self sealing fuel tanks
  • Ballistic protection
  • Door mounted machine gun 12.7mm 

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