Robinson R66

The R66 is the first Robinson helicopter with a Rolls-Royce RR300 engine specifically designed for the R66. The helicopter has become much larger, the cabin has increased, now an additional seat has appeared in the back, so now 3 people are accommodated there, there is also a roomy huge trunk.

As standard, the R66 is equipped with leather chairs and landing lights with high-intensity discharge lamps. It is important to note that the price of a RobinsonR66urbine as standard is $ 770,000 — the lowest price in the world for a gas turbine helicopter. The helicopter is available in different trim levels, which are designed to solve special problems.

Specifications

  • The greatest number of passengers: 1 + 4
  • The highest speed: 240 km / h
  • Travel speed: 222 km / h
  • Rate of climb: 5m / s
  • Range: 610km
  • Flight Duration: 3.2h
  • Working flight height: 3050m
  • The highest flight height: 4270m
  • Aerodynamic quality: 4.7
  • Engine number: 1
  • Engine Model: RollsRoyseRR300
  • Engine type: gas turbine
  • Power system: distributed injection into the chamber
  • Fuel: Kerosene
  • Cruising power: 240hp
  • Takeoff Power: 300hp
  • Fuel consumption: 88l / hour
  • Number of Doors: 4
  • Fuselage Length: 9.00m
  • Fuselage length with screw: 11.66m
  • Rotor Diameter: 10.6m
  • Tail rotor diameter: 1.524m
  • Height: 3,48m
  • Track: 2.16m
  • Full take-off weight: 1225kg
  • Payload: 580kg
  • Fuel tank capacity: 285l
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