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300CBi Features

Features

  • Injected engine with superior throttle correlation

  • Superior training at the lowest cost

  • Designed-in crashworthiness features second to none

  • Exceptional safety margins and large power reserve

  • Responsive handling characteristics

  • Precise, vibration-free flight control forces

  • Excellent autorotation characteristics

  • Superior training effectiveness with spacious cockpit

  • Standard aircraft fully-equipped for training

  • Field-replaceable components for easy maintenance

  • Improved inspection and maintenance schedules for less downtime and lower costs

Performance

  • VNE(Kias) Sea Level 94 knots (174 km/hr)

  • Cruise Speed 80 knots (148 km/hr)

  • Max Endurance (32 gal) 3.0 hrs 3.0 hrs

  • Max Endurance (64 gal) 6.1 hrs 6.1 hrs

  • Max Range (32 gal) 220 mi 353 km

  • Max Range (64 gal) 430 mi 691 km

  • Hover Ceiling IGE 7000ft 2133 m

  • Hover Ceiling OGE 4800ft 1463 m

  • (Hover Ceiling displayed at 1600 lbs)

Powerplant.

  • Textron Lycoming HIO-360-G1A Engine

  • Maximum Take Off 180 shp 134 kw

  • Maximum Continuous 180 shp 134 kw

Rotor System

  • Main rotor diameter 26.83 ft 8.18 m

  • Main rotor disk areas 565 sq ft 52.49 sq m

  • Main rotor RPM 471

  • Tail rotor diameter 4.25 ft 1.30 m

Fuel

  • Standard capacity 32 gal 192 lbs 87 kg

  • Auxiliary Fuel 32 gal 192lbs 87 kg