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BELL-BOEING V-22

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V22
Aircraft
Name V-22
Manufacturer BELL-BOEING
Body Narrow
Wing Rotary
Position Three-blade tandem rotors
Tail Double fin, low set
WTC Medium
Type code T2T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Multi
Position (Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 4


Manufacturered as:

BELL-BOEING 901 Osprey
BELL-BOEING CV-22 Osprey
BELL-BOEING MV-22 Osprey
BELL-BOEING V-22 Osprey
BELL-BOEING Osprey


BELL-BOEING V-22

BELL-BOEING V-22 BELL-BOEING V-22 3D

Description

The Bell-Boeing V-22 Osprey is an American multi-mission, military, tiltrotor aircraft with both a vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL), and short takeoff and landing (STOL) capability. It is designed to combine the functionality of a conventional helicopter with the long-range, high-speed cruise performance of a turboprop aircraft.

Technical Data

Wing span 25.8 m84.646 ft
Length 17.5 m57.415 ft
Height 6.73 m22.08 ft
Powerplant 2 x Rolls-Royce Allison T406/AE 1107C-Liberty turboshafts, 6,150 hp (4,590 kW) each.
Engine model Rolls-Royce AE 1107C-Liberty

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 275 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC 600 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 2740027,400 kg
27.4 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL260 ROD ft/min APC
WTC M Range 17301,730 nm
3,203,960 m
3,203.96 km
10,511,679.798 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving V22

None on SKYbrary