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AS555 Fennec 2 French Light Utility Helicopter

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"WEG"
"Aircraft"
"Rotary Wing Aircraft"
"Light Helicopter"
"France"
"PRO_Argentina"
"PRO_Brazil"
"PRO_Colombia"
"PRO_Denmark"
"PRO_Ecuador"
"PRO_France"
"PRO_Indonesia"
"PRO_Kenya"
"PRO_Malaysia"
"PRO_Mexico"
"PRO_Pakistan"
"PRO_Qatar"
"PRO_Tanzania"
"PRO_Thailand"
"Air"
"Tier3"
notes"The Eurocopter (now Airbus Helicopters) AS550 Fennec (now H125M) and AS555 Fennec 2 are lightweight, multipurpose military helicopters manufactured by Eurocopter Group (now Airbus Helicopters). Based on the AS350 Ecureuil and AS355 Ecureuil 2 series, they are named after the fennec fox. The armed versions of the AS550 and AS555 can be fitted with coaxial weapons, rockets, torpedoes and various other munitions."
dateOfIntroduction1990
countryOfOrigin"France"
proliferation"Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Indonesia, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Pakistan, Qatar, Tanzania, Thailand"
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"Argentina"
"Brazil"
"Colombia"
"Denmark"
"Ecuador"
"France"
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"Kenya"
"Malaysia"
"Mexico"
"Pakistan"
"Qatar"
"Tanzania"
"Thailand"
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name"AS555 FENNEC"
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images
"AS_550_A2_Fennec_(D).jpg"
"AS_550_A2_Fennec(B).jpg"
"AS_550_A2_Fennec(a).jpg"
sections
name"System"
properties
name"Alternative Designation"
value"AS550 Fennec; AS555 Fennec 2"
name"Type"
value"Light Utility Helicopter"
name"Crew"
value"1"
units"ea"
name"Passenger Capacity"
value"4"
units"ea"
name"Blades, Main Rotor"
value"4"
units"ea"
name"Blades, Tail Rotor"
value"2"
units"ea"
name"Number of Hard Points"
value"INA"
name"Number of Engines"
value"1"
units"ea"
name"Dimensions"
properties
name"Fuselage Length"
value"10.93 m"
name"Length, Rotors Turning"
value"12.94 m"
name"Height"
value"3.34 m over rotor head"
name"Width"
value"2.53 m"
name"Rotor Diameter"
value"10.69 m"
name"Disc Area"
value"89.75 m sq"
name"Cabin Length"
value"2.42 m"
name"Cabin Height"
value"1.30 m"
name"Cabin Width"
value"1.65 m"
name"Cabin Volume"
value"3.00 m cu"
name"Empty Weight"
value"1,174 kg"
name"Normal Takeoff Weight"
value"2,250 kg"
name"Maximum Load"
value"2,500 kg"
name"Useful Load"
value"1,076 kg"
name"Automotive"
properties
name"Engine Name"
value"1 x Turbomeca Arriel 2B"
name"Engine Type"
value"Turboshaft"
name"Engine Power"
value"847 shp (632 kW)"
units"hp"
name"Fuel Capacity"
value"539 liters internal"
name"Never Exceed Speed"
value"287 km/h"
name"Cruising Speed"
value"245 km/h"
name"Climb Rate"
value"558 mpm"
name"Service Ceiling"
value"4,800 m"
name"Maximum Range"
value"662 km with no reserve"
name"Endurance"
value"4 hours at 53 kts"
name"Operating Limits"
value"ISA +35 C to -40 C"
name"Main Gun System"
properties
name"Note"
value"20-mm gun pod, equipped to mount 20-mm axial cannon, cannon or machine gun in sliding door mount"
name"Fire Control and Avionics"
properties
name"Fire Control System Type"
value"INA"
name"Fire Control Radar"
value"INA"
name"Navigation Radar"
value"INA"
name"Protection"
properties
name"Add on Armor"
value"INA"
name"Stealth Properties"
value"No"
name"Heat Signature Reduction"
value"No"
name"NBC Protection"
value"Yes"
name"EW Counter Measures/CCM"
value"INA"
name"Counter Measures (Chaff/Flares)"
value"INA"
type"WEG"
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