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BELL B-222

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Name B-222
Manufacturer BELL
Wing Rotary
WTC Light
Type code H2T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Multi
Mass group 2

Manufacturered as:

BELL 222

BELL B-222

BELL B-222 BELL B-222 3D


The Bell 222 is a twin-engined light helicopter built by Bell Helicopter. The Bell 230 is an improved development with different engines and other minor changes.

Technical Data

Wing span 12.2 m40.026 ft
Length 12.85 m42.159 ft
Height 3.56 m11.68 ft
Powerplant 2 x Lycoming LTS-101-650C-3, 618 hp (461 kW) each.
Engine model Lycoming LTS101

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 110 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 35603,560 kg
3.56 tonnes
Ceiling FL128 ROD ft/min APC
WTC L Range 324324 nm
600,048 m
600.048 km
1,968,661.419 ft

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving B222

None on SKYbrary