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AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC-120 Colibri

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EC20
Aircraft
Name EC-120 Colibri
Manufacturer AIRBUS HELICOPTERS
Wing Rotary
WTC Light
Type code H1T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Single
Mass group 1


Manufacturered as:

EUROCOPTER EC-120 Colibri
EUROCOPTER Colibri
HARBIN HC-120


AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC-120 Colibri

AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC-120 Colibri

Description

The Eurocopter EC120 Colibri (French Hummingbird) is a 5-seat, single-engine, single main rotor, light helicopter. Jointly designed and developed by Eurocopter, China National Aero-Technology Import & Export Corporation (CATIC), Harbin Aviation Industries (Group) Ltd (HAI) and Singapore Technologies Aerospace Ltd (STAero) at Eurocopter France's Marignane facility, the EC120 B is assembled by Eurocopter in France and Australia.

Technical Data

Wing span 10 m32.808 ft
Length 9.6 m31.496 ft
Height 3.4 m11.155 ft
Powerplant 1 x Turboméca Arrius 2F turboshaft, 376 kW (504 shp).
Engine model Turboméca Arrius

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 124 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 17001,700 kg
1.7 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL200 ROD ft/min APC
WTC L Range 400400 nm
740,800 m
740.8 km
2,430,446.196 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving EC20

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