AMOr-5 Vesuvius

AMOr-5 Vesuvius
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AMOr-5 Vesuvius
Role Cargo helicopter
National origin  Scottopian Isles/ Blackhelm Confederacy
Manufacturer AMGEN Transport/Orangeblossom Aviation
First flight 2008
Introduction 2010
Status Active
Primary user  Scottopian Isles
 Blackhelm Confederacy
Produced 2010 - Present
Number built 212

The AMOr-5 Vesuvius is a large, heavy-lift cargo helicopter currently being jointly developed by the Scottopian AMGEN Transport and Organgeblossom Aviation from the Blackhelm Confederacy for the Scottopian military and Blackhelm Confederate Imperial Guard. The design features seven blade rotors with elastomeric head and high-performance composite blades, four-axis autopilot and sensors for all-weather capability, and a reduced radar and IR signiture, as well as a full composite fuselage and modular ballistic protection.

Specifications

General characteristics

  • Crew: 4 (Pilot, Co-pilot, 2 Flight Engineers)
  • Capacity: 66 troops, or about 10-13 tonnes of cargo
  • Length: 12 m (39 ft 4 in)
  • Rotor diameter: ()
  • Height: 3 m (9 ft 10 in)
  • Max. takeoff weight: about 36,000 kg (about 80,000 lbs)
  • Powerplant: 2 × 3x Griffincrest turbine engines Axial, 15,000 kW each
  • Width (fuselage): 3.2 m (10 ft 6 in)
  • Maximum range (Overloaded, 15 tonnes): 360 km (220 mi)

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 300 km/h
  • Range: 500 km with 10-13 tonnes load, or 360 km with 15 tonnes, possibility to refuel in air

Operators

 Scottopian Isles
 Blackhelm Confederacy