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Monday, September 6th 2021, 1:13am

Ikarus H-1 Light Observation Helicopter

Preliminary information pertaining to the latest project of the Ikarus Aircraft Factory.

General characteristics

Crew: 1
Capacity: 2 passengers
Empty weight: 660 kg
Max takeoff weight: 1,000 kg
Powerplant: One Franklin-Racovica O-335 air-cooled six-cylinder horizontally-opposed piston engine, 180 hp
Main rotor diameter: 10.00 m
Main rotor area: 78.5 m2


Maximum speed: 115 km/h (71 mph, 62 kn)
Range: 300 km (190 mi, 160 nmi) with maximum fuel
Service ceiling: 3,300 m (10,800 ft)
Rate of climb: 4.4 m/s (870 ft/min)