PZL W-3 Sokol

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Model News


First Anniversary of the Teide Cable Car Rescue, 05-Apr-18 : On March 2017, a HASA W-3 Sokol helicopter rescued 42 people trapped in the Teide cable car at Tenerife, Canary Island

HASA Signs for 3 Firefighting W-3A Sokol, 10-Dec-14 : Spanish company Hispánica de Aviación S.A (HASA) signs for 3 fire-fighting configured W-3A Sokol. HASA existing fleet includes 26 helicopters produced by PZL-Swidnik, 13 of them from Sokol range

PZL Świdnik W-3PL Głuszec in European Exercise, 08-Oct-14 : Florennes, Belgium - PZL-Świdnik, an AgustaWestland company, is pleased to announce that two Świdnik-produced W-3PL Głuszec helicopters, in service with the Polish Land Forces, are successfully demonstrating their combat support capabilities during the Combined Joint Personnel Recovery Standardisation Course (CJPRSC) that is being held in Florennes, Belgium.

Uganda orders Police GrandNew and W-3A, 14-Jul-14 : Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland is pleased to announce that the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Uganda has placed an order for a GrandNew light twin and one W-3A Sokol intermediate twin engine helicopter.

Final VIP Sokol delivered to the Polish Air Force, 23-Dec-13 : PZL-Świdnik, an AgustaWestland company, is pleased to announce it has delivered the fifth and final VIP transport Sokol helicopter to the Polish Air Force.

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Specifications


Engine: 2 x PZL PZL-10W 900shp
Capacity: 2 + 12
Length: (m) 14.2
Height: (m) 5.14
Blades: 4
Rotor diam.: (m) 15.7
Disc area: (m2) 193
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 3800     Max: 6400
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 230     Max: 260
Range: (km) 740
Ceiling: (m) 5100
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 600
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Derivatives & Versions


ModelYearHistory
W-3A
W-3AS this type is a W3 airframe cnvt. to a W3-A standard airframe
W-3PPD Gipsowka Powietrzny Punkt Dawodzenia = airborne command post
W-3RM Anakonda
W-3T
W-3W
W-3WARM The W-3RM / W-3WARM Anakonda is the navalized search and rescue (SAR) version for the Polish Navy
W-3WA sokol 1992 armed version
W-3PL Gluszec 2007 The PZL-Swidnik Głuszec (Capercaillie) is an upgrade program including a Glass cockpit and FADEC-equipped engines. First tested in 2009, ei ...

List of Operators of PZL W-3 Sokol


From Organisation with model W-3 Sokol
1989
poland Marynarka Wojenna
    1989/   
poland Wojska Lądowe
    1989/   
1993
poland Siły Powietrzne Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej
    1993/   
1996
czech republic Vzdušné síly AČR
    W-3A 10 1996/   
2012
algeria Al Quwwat Aljawwiya Aljaza Eriiya
    W-3A 2012/   
philippines Philippine Air Force
    W-3A 8 2012/   
Unknown!
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Construction Numbers on database of W-3 Sokol or its versions

5W-3 Sokol
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1w-3as
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