SA342 Gazelle

Aircraft type

Data given for the Aérospatiale SA342 J Gazelle in basic configuration.

Manufacturer Aérospatiale
Aircraft family Helicopter
Engine type Turboshaft
Engine count 1
ICAO code GAZL

Technical specifications

Design
Main rotor blades
3
Main rotor count
1
Tail rotor count
1
Dimensions
Height
3.19 m
10.47 ft
Length
9.53 m
31.27 ft
Main rotor diameter
10.5 m
34.45 ft
Tail rotor diameter
0.7 m
2.3 ft
Width
2.04 m
6.69 ft
Fuel
Fuel capacity
455 l
120 us gal
Performance
Service ceiling
19,685 ft
6,000 m
Speed limits
Vne
167 kt
309 km/h / 192 mph
Weight limits
MLW
1,900 kg
4,189 lb
MTOW
1,900 kg
4,189 lb

Aircraft models

Engine models

Manufacturer Name Cont. T/O
Safran Helicopter Engines Astazou XIV H 440 kW 440 kW