AEROSPATIALE Super Frelon

Aircraft
Name: 
Super Frelon
Manufacturer: 
Wing: 
Rotary
Position: 
Four-blade main rotor
Tail: 
Five-blade tail rotor
WTC
M
Type Code: 
H3T
Engine: 
Turboshaft
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Above cabin
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
AEROSPATIALE SA-321 Super Frelon
AEROSPATIALE Super Frelon
CHANGHE Z-8
SUD SA-321 Super Frelon
SUD Super Frelon

FREL

The Aérospatiale SA 321 Super Frelon is a three-engined heavy transport helicopter produced by Aérospatiale of France. The helicopter is still in use in China where the locally produced version is known as the Z-8. Frelon is French for hornet.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
18.90 m
Length: 
23.03 m
Height: 
6.66 m
Powerplant: 

3 x Turboméca Turmo IIIC turboshafts, 1,171 kW each

Engine Model: 
Turboméca Turmo
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
n/a
MTOW: 
13000 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: 
124 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
120
Range: 
800 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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