MD Helicopters MD 600N

Light Utility Helicopter

MD Helicopters MD-600N © Jorge Oppenheimer
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The MD Helicopters MD 600N is a single-engine eight-seat light utility helicopter produced by the US-American manufacturer MD Helicopters Inc..
The MD 600N is a stretched development of the five-seat MD Helicopters MD 520N. The MD 600N uses the NOTAR anti-torque system (NO TAil Rotor).
Crew1 / 2
Propulsion1 Turboshaft Engine
Engine ModelAllison / Rolls-Royce 250-C47M
Engine Power447 kW600 shp
max. Cruise Speed248 km/h134 kts
  154 mph
max. Speed (vne)250 km/h135 kts
  155 mph
Service Ceiling6.096 m20.000 ft
Rate of climb640 m/min2100 ft/min
Range422 km228 NM
262 mi.
Empty Weight953 kg2.100 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.860 kg4.100 lbs
Rotor Blades (main/tail)6/06/0
Main Rotor Diameter8,38 m27,5 ft
Rotor Disc Area55,2 m594 ft
Length (Fuselage)9,00 m29,5 ft
Length10,94 m35,9 ft
Height2,83 m9,3 ft
First Flight22.11.1994
Production Statusin production
Developed fromMD Helicopters MD 520N

[Photo-ID: 1766] Karsten Palt 2009-04-03
MD Helicopters MD600N, Aveo Air Service, D-HKAL, c/n RN073, Karsten Palt, 2009MD Helicopters
Aveo Air Service
Reg.: D-HKAL
c/n: RN073
AERO Friedrichshafen 2009 [Friedrichshafen (EDNY / FDH)]