AS355 Écureuil 2

Aircraft type

Data given for the Airbus Helicopters AS355 E Écureuil 2 in basic configuration.

Manufacturer Airbus Helicopters
Aircraft family Helicopter
Engine type Turboshaft
Engine count 2
ICAO code AS55

Technical specifications

Design
Main rotor blades
3
Main rotor count
1
Tail rotor blades
2
Tail rotor count
1
Dimensions
Height
3.14 m
10.3 ft
Length
10.93 m
35.86 ft
Main rotor diameter
10.69 m
35.07 ft
Tail rotor diameter
1.86 m
6.1 ft
Width
1.87 m
6.14 ft
Fuel
Fuel capacity
736 l
194 us gal
Performance
Service ceiling
16,000 ft
4,880 m
Speed limits
Vne
150 kt
278 km/h / 173 mph
Weight limits
MLW
2,100 kg
4,630 lb
MTOW
2,100 kg
4,630 lb