MI8

MIL Mi-171

Aircraft
Name
Mi-171
Manufacturer
Wing
Rotary
Position
Five-blade main rotor
Tail
Three-blade tail rotor
WTC
M
Type Code
H2T
Engine
Turboshaft
Engine Count
Multi
Position
Above cabin
Landing gear
Tricycle fixed
Manufacturered as
MIL Mi-171
MIL Mi-19
MIL Mi-8
MIL Mi-9
MIL Mi-172
MIL Mi-17

MI8

The Mil Mi-17 (also known as the Mi-8M series in Russian service, NATO reporting name Hip) is a Russian-designed helicopter currently in production at two factories in Kazan and Ulan-Ude. Mil Mi-8/17 is a medium twin-turbine transport helicopter that can also act as a gunship.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
21.35 m
Length (metric)
18.42 m
Height (metric)
4.76 m
Powerplant

2 x Klimov TV3-117VM turboshafts, 1,545 kW (2225 shp) each.

Engine Model(s)
Klimov TV3-117
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
135 kts
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
160
Range
267 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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