AVIC Changhe Z-11

The Z-11E is a 2-ton-class light armed helicopter powered by one turbo-shaft engine. It can carry various weapons, including anti-tank missiles, rockets and machine guns.
AVIC Changhe Z-11
Its combat capability is enhanced by a sophisticated fire-control system, including a day/ night targeting turret, head up display (HUD) and etc.
AVIC Changhe Z-11
The Z-11E is able to perform anti-tank operation, close air support, surveillance and reconnaissance, battlefield command and communication, anti-terrorism and various other missions.
AVIC Changhe Z-11
Specifications-
Crew: 1
Capacity: 6
Length: 11.24 m (36 ft 11 in) fuselage
13.01 m (43 ft) with rotors turning
Width: 1.8 m (5 ft 11 in)
Height: 3.14 m (10 ft 4 in) to top of rotor hub
Empty weight: 1,253 kg (2,762 lb)
Max takeoff weight: 2,250 kg (4,960 lb)
Fuel capacity: 423 kg (933 lb) maximum
Powerplant: 1 × Liming WZ-8 turboshaft engine, 510 kW (680 hp) for take-off
450 kW (603 hp) max. continuous
350 kW (469 hp) cruise
(program to re-engine with Honeywell LTS101-700D-2 commenced 2010)
Main rotor diameter: 10.69 m (35 ft 1 in)
Main rotor area: 89.8 m2 (967 sq ft)
Blade section: NACA 0012
AVIC Changhe Z-11
Performance-
Cruise speed: 258 km/h (160 mph, 139 kn) max at 1,000 m (3,281 ft)
Range: 661 km (411 mi, 357 nmi) max
Endurance: 4 hours 15 minutes
Service ceiling: 5,270 m (17,290 ft)
Hover ceiling IGE: 4,028 m (13,215 ft)
Hover ceiling OGE: 3,369 m (11,053 ft)
Rate of climb: 10 m/s (2,000 ft/min) at sea level
AVIC Changhe Z-11
Credits-
Wikipedia
www.avic.com

 

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