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  • Bristol Type 171 Sycamore

    Sycamore 1

    1947








    Type 171 Sycamore first flew 27 Jul 1947 against spec E.20/45 with a Wasp engine. Two built.




    Specifications


    Engine: 1 x PW R-985 Wasp Junior 300 shp
    Capacity: 1 + 1
    Length: (m) 18.62
    Height: (m) 4.23
    Blades: 3
    Rotor diam.: (m) 14.8
    Disc area: (m2) 172.1
    Weight: (kgs) Empty: 1730     Max: 2450
    Speed: (km/h)     Max: 227
    Range: (km) 431
    Ceiling: (m) 4725
    Rate/Climb: (m/min)
    blueprints


    List of Operators of Bristol Sycamore 1


    From Organisation with model Sycamore 1
    1953
    united kingdom Royal Air Force
        Type 171 Sycamore 93 1953/72


    Construction Numbers on database of Sycamore 1

    2Sycamore 1




    Construction Numbers

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    C/NYearHistory
    12835 1947 UK VL958 : ff 24 Jul 1947 built to Air Min Spec E.20/45
    12836 1947 UK G-ALOU : reg allocated Apr 1949. Transferred to VL963 Aug 1949 +
    UK VL963 : VL963 ff Feb 1948; w/o 8 Sep 1953 Farnborough, UK

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