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AGUSTAWESTLAND AW-101

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EH10
Aircraft
Name AW-101
Manufacturer AGUSTAWESTLAND
Wing Rotary
WTC Medium
Type code H3T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Multi
Mass group 3


Manufacturered as:

AGUSTAWESTLAND AW-101
AGUSTAWESTLAND Merlin Joint Supporter
AGUSTAWESTLAND EH-101 Merlin Joint Supporter
AGUSTAWESTLAND EH-101
AGUSTAWESTLAND US-101
AGUSTAWESTLAND Kestrel
AGUSTAWESTLAND MCH-101
AGUSTAWESTLAND AW-101 Merlin Joint Supporter
AGUSTAWESTLAND VH-71 Kestrel
EHI CH-149 Cormorant
EHI Heliliner
EHI EH-101 Heliliner
EHI EH-101
EHI Merlin
EHI EH-101 Merlin
EHI Cormorant
KAWASAKI CH-101
KAWASAKI MCH-101
KAWASAKI KHI-01


AGUSTAWESTLAND AW-101

AGUSTAWESTLAND AW-101 AGUSTAWESTLAND AW-101 3D

Description

The AgustaWestland AW101 (EH101 until June 2007) is a medium-lift helicopter for military applications but also marketed for civil use. The helicopter was developed as a joint venture between Westland Helicopters in the UK and Agusta in Italy (merged as AgustaWestland).

Technical Data

Wing span 18.59 m60.991 ft <br />
Length 22.85 m74.967 ft <br />
Height 6.65 m21.818 ft <br />
Powerplant 3 x Rolls-Royce Turbomeca RTM322-01 turboshafts, 1,725 kW (2,312 shp) each.
Engine model Rolls-Royce/Turbomeca RTM322

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 151 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 1460014,600 kg <br />14.6 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL150 ROD ft/min APC
WTC M Range 610610 nm <br />1,129,720 m <br />1,129.72 km <br />3,706,430.449 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving EH10

None on SKYbrary