Army VTOL Aircrafts PAGE

2005 / 7 / 25 Update.



McDonell-Duglass
McDonell XV-1
VTOL Experimental Aircraft
Length : 9.15m
Rotor Diameter : 7.93m
Hight : 3.26m
Engine : Continental R975-19 (550hp) X 1
Crew : 2
Sikorsky XV-2 (XH-36)
VTOL Experimental Aircraft
Length : 13.91m
Wing Span : 5.94m
Hight : 3.88m
Engine :
Armstrong Siddeley Mamba II X 1 or
Allison 501-C1 X 1
Crew : 1

NASA
Bell XV-3
VTOL Experimental Aircraft
Length : 9.24m
Width :
9.55m (without Rotor)
16.6m (with Triple-Brade Rotors)
Hight : 4.04m
Engine : Plat & Whittney R985-AN-1 (450hp) X 1
Max Speed : 296Km/h
Range : 400Km
Service Ceiling : 4,570m
Crew : 2
Lockheed XV-4A Hummingbird
S/VTOL Experimental Aircraft
Length : 10.34m
Wing Span : 7.91m
Hight : 3.58m
All-Up Weight : 5,265Kg
Engine : General Electric J85-GE-19 (1,368Kg) X 6
Crew : 1

NASA
Ryan XV-5 Vertifan
S/VTOL Experimental Aircraft
Length : 13.56m
Wing Span : 9.09m
Hight : 4.50m
All-Up Weight : 5,580Kg
Engine : General Electric J85-GE-5 (1,205Kg) X 2
Max Speed : 880Km/h
Range : 1,160Km
Service Ceiling : 12,200m
Crew : 1

NASA
Ryan XV-8A Fleep
STOL Experimental Vehicle
Length : 5.94m
Wing Span : 10.18m
Engine : Continental IO-360-A (210hp) X 1
Max Speed : 105Km/h
Crew : 1

McDonell-Duglass
Hughes XV-9A
Hot Cycle Research Aircraft
Length : 13.72m
Rotor Diameter : 16.76m
Hight : 3.66m
All-Up Weight : 6,940Kg
Engine : General Electric YT64-GE-6 (2,850hp) X 2
Max Speed : 278Km/h
Crew : 2

NASA

Bell XV-15
Tilt Rotor VTOL Experimental Aiacraft

Length : 12.83m
Span : 10.72m
Hight : 4.67m
All-Up Weight : 6,800Kg
Engine : Lycoming LTCIK-4K (1,550shp) X 2
Max Speed : 600Km/h
Range : 800Km
Service Ceiling : 8,8400m
Crew : 2