EC645EC645

Main description

The Light Battlefield Support Helicopter

The EC645 T2 is Airbus Helicopters’ latest medium sized military multirole helicopter, offering greatpower, range, endurance and payload capacity, when operating in 6,000 ft altitude and 95degree environments, commonly known as “6K/95 high & hot” conditions.
The versatile EC645 T2 is based on the ruggedness, low operating cost and high missionreliability of the certified EC145.

Characteristics

Characteristics
DIMENSIONS
Length (rotor turning) 44.72 ft / 13.63 m
Fuselage length 38.35 ft / 11.69 m
Height 13.12 ft / 4 m
Main rotor diameter 36.09 ft / 11 m
Width (blades folded) 9.09 ft / 2.77 m
CAPABILITIES
Max take off weight (MTOW)  8,047 lb / 3,650 kg
Useful load 3,790 lb / 1,719 kg
Sling load 3,307 lb / 1,500 kg
Max seating 1 / 2 pilots + 10 / 9 troops
ENGINE
2 Turbomeca ARRIEL 2E turbine engines
Maximum Continuous Power (MCP) 2 x 771 shp / 2 x 575 kW
Take-Off Power (TOP)
2 x 894 shp / 2 x 667 kW
2 min One Engine Inoperative (OEI)
1 x 1,038 shp / 1 x 775 kW
30 sec OEI-power
1 x 1,072 shp / 1 x 800 kW

PERFORMANCE AT MTOW
Speed (Vne) 268 km/h - 145 kts
Max. Cruise speed (Vh) 248 km/h - 134 kts
Maximum range
663 km - 358 NM
Hover ceiling OGE (TOP), ISA
3,000 m - 9,843 ft