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Aircraft
Name AS-365 Dauphin 2
Manufacturer AEROSPATIALE
Wing Rotary
Position Four-blade main rotor
Tail Eight-bladed fan tail
WTC Light
Type code H2T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Multi
Position In fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 2


Manufacturered as:

AEROSPATIALE SA-365F Dauphin 2
AEROSPATIALE HH-65 Dolphin
AEROSPATIALE Panther
AEROSPATIALE SA-365K Panther
AEROSPATIALE SA-365M Panther
AEROSPATIALE SA-365N Dauphin 2
AEROSPATIALE SA-366 Dolphin
AEROSPATIALE AS-366 Dolphin
AEROSPATIALE AS-565 Panther
AEROSPATIALE AS-365 Dauphin 2
AEROSPATIALE Dolphin
AEROSPATIALE Dauphin 2 (AS-365, SA-365F/N)
EUROCOPTER Dauphin 2
EUROCOPTER Panther
EUROCOPTER HM-1 Panther
EUROCOPTER AS-365 Dauphin 2
EUROCOPTER AS-565 Atalef
EUROCOPTER AS-565 Panther
EUROCOPTER Atalef
HARBIN Z-9 Haitun
HARBIN WZ-9 Haitun
HARBIN H-425 Haitun
HARBIN H-410 Haitun
HARBIN Haitun
HELIBRAS AS-365 Dauphin 2
HELIBRAS AS-565 Panther
HELIBRAS HM-1 Panther
HELIBRAS Panther
HELIBRAS Dauphin 2
VOUGHT SA-366 Panther 800
VOUGHT Panther 800


AEROSPATIALE AS-365 Dauphin 2

AEROSPATIALE AS-365 Dauphin 2 AEROSPATIALE AS-365 Dauphin 2 3D

Description

The Eurocopter SA 365/AS365 Dauphin 2 (Dolphin) is a medium-weight multipurpose twin-engine helicopter manufactured by Eurocopter (originally by Aerospatiale).

Technical Data

Wing span 11.50 m37.73 ft
Length 13.20 m43.307 ft
Height 3.50 m11.483 ft
Powerplant 2 x Turboméca Arriel 2C turboshafts, 625 kW (838 shp) each.
Engine model Turboméca Arriel

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 148 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC 1770 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 30003,000 kg
3 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL155 ROD ft/min APC
WTC L Range 367367 nm
679,684 m
679.684 km
2,229,934.385 ft
NM

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