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AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC-665

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TIGR
Aircraft
Name EC-665
Manufacturer AIRBUS HELICOPTERS
Wing Rotary
Position Four-blade main rotor
Tail Three-blade tail rotor
WTC Light
Type code H2T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Multi
Position Both sides of fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle fixed
Mass group 3


Manufacturered as:

AUSTRALIAN AEROSPACE Tiger
AUSTRALIAN AEROSPACE EC-665 Tiger
EUROCOPTER EC-665 Tiger
EUROCOPTER EC-665 Tigre
EUROCOPTER Tiger
EUROCOPTER Tigre


AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC-665

AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC-665 AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC-665 3D

Description

The Eurocopter Tiger (company designation EC 665) is an attack helicopter manufactured by Eurocopter. In Germany it is known as the Tiger; in France and Spain it is called the Tigre.

Technical Data

Wing span 13 m42.651 ft
Length 14.8 m48.556 ft
Height 3.83 m12.566 ft
Powerplant 2 x Rolls-Royce/Turboméca/MTU MTR390 turboshafts, 873 kW (1,170 shp) each.
Engine model MTR390

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 2200 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 61006,100 kg
6.1 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL110 ROD ft/min APC
WTC L Range 690690 nm
1,277,880 m
1,277.88 km
4,192,519.688 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving TIGR

None on SKYbrary