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H225M Cougar Medium Multimission Helicopter

Crew

Two

Passenger Capacity

29 troops

Maiden Flight

November 2000

Entry into Service

February 2005

Manufacturer

Eurocopter

Operators

French Armed Forces, Brazilian Armed Forces, Royal Malaysian Air Force and Mexican Air Force

Main Rotor Diameter

16.2m

Tail Rotor Diameter

3.15m

Overall Length with Rotors Turning

19.5m

Height to Top of Main Rotor Head

4.6m

Maximum Height to Top Turning Tail Rotor

4.97m

Width Fuselage

2.1m

Length

8.22m

Width

2.05m

Height

1.8m

Volume

20m³

Maximum Take-Off Weight, Internal Load

11,000kg

Maximum Take-Off Weight, External Load

11,200kg

Maximum Internal Payload

5,700kg

Maximum External Payload

5,000kg

Type

2 × Turbomeca Makila 1A4 turboshafts

Power Capacity

1,800kW each

Fast Cruise Speed

150kt (277km/h)

Never Exceed Speed, VNE

170kt (324km/h)

Service Ceiling

6,095m

Hover Ceiling, Out of Ground Effect (OGE)

525m

Hover Ceiling, In Ground Effect (IGE)

2,210m

Range

800nm at 5,000ft (1,482km)

Rate of Climb

3.6m/s

Landing Gear

Messier-Bugatti

Shock Absorbers

Oleo pneumatic

Automatic Flight Control System

SAGEM

Main and Tail Rotor Heads

Spheriflex
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