EC55

AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC-155

Aircraft
Name
EC-155
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Rotary
Type Code
H2T
Engine
Turboshaft
Engine Count
Multi
Manufacturered as
EUROCOPTER EC-155

EC55

The Eurocopter EC155 is a long-range medium-lift passenger transport helicopter developed by Eurocopter from the Dauphin family for civil aviation use. It is a twin-engined aircraft and can carry up to 13 passengers along with 1 or 2 crew, depending on customer configuration. The helicopter is marketed for passenger transport, offshore support, VIP corporate transport and casualty transport duties.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
12.60 m
Length (metric)
14.30 m
Height (metric)
4.35 m
Powerplant

2 x Turboméca Arriel 2C2 turboshafts, 697 kW (943 shp) each.

Engine Model(s)
Turboméca Arriel
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
n/a
MTOW
4800 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH
n/a
ROC
n/a
Cruise
TAS
145 kts
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
170
Range
515 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS
n/a
MCS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS)
n/a
Distance
n/a

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