Bristol 171. Photo. Story. Characteristics.
Bristol 171 ( Bristol Type 171 Sycamore ) - Five-seat multi-purpose helicopter British. Designed for search and rescue operations and transportation.
Design of the helicopter began in the late 1944 by Bristol Aeropleyn. Bristol 171 took off for the first time 27.07.1947. The design of the housing is made of light alloys. Total built 180 helicopters BristolSycamore.
Bristol 171 photo.
Also available in: Belgium, Australia and Germany.
Features helicopter Bristol 171:
Load capacity: 454kg
Maximum speed: 204km / h
The speed at flight level 169km / h
Flight duration 3 hours.
Weight: empty: 1728 kg
The highest take-off weight: 2540kg
The diameter of the rotor: 14,81m
The length of the helicopter with folded screws: 14,07m
The area swept rotor: 172,22kv.m
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