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BELL 47G Trooper

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B47G
Aircraft
Name 47G Trooper
Manufacturer BELL
Wing Rotary
WTC Light
Type code H1P
Engine Piston
Engine count Single
Mass group 1


Manufacturered as:

AGUSTA AB-47G
BELL Sioux
BELL OH-13 Sioux
BELL TH-13T
BELL UH-13H
BELL Trooper
BELL 47G
BELL 47H
BELL 47G Trooper
BELL 47D
KAWASAKI 47G
WESTLAND Sioux


BELL 47G Trooper

BELL 47G Trooper

Description

The Bell 47 is a two-bladed, single engine, light helicopter manufactured by Bell Helicopter. The 47G introduced in 1953, can be recognized by the full bubble canopy, exposed welded-tube tail boom, saddle fuel tanks, and skid landing gear.

Technical Data

Wing span 11.32 m37.139 ft
Length 9.63 m31.594 ft
Height 2.83 m9.285 ft
Powerplant 1 x Lycoming TVO-435-F1A flat, six-cylinder, reciprocating engine, 280 hp (210 kW)
Engine model Lycoming O-435

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 73 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC 860 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 13401,340 kg
1.34 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL100 ROD ft/min APC
WTC L Range 214214 nm
396,328 m
396.328 km
1,300,288.715 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving B47G

None on SKYbrary