• Helicopter books
  • Books
  • Helicopter patches
  • Patches
  • Oil & Gas
  • Wind Energy
  • Urban air mobility
  • HH-60W
  • Marine One
  • Model kits
  • Model Kits
  • Sikorsky X2

    Derived from S-69 XH-59
    2008








    Sikorsky X2

    Benefiting from the XH-59 (Advancing Blade Concept) and X-49A experiences, the high-speed helicopter technology demonstrator made its first flight at the Schweizer Aircraft facility on August 27, 2008. It is a single-engined fly-by-wire aircraft that features coaxial rotors and a pusher propeller. Was retired on July 2011 after accumulating 22 hours over 23 test flights. Development continued with the S-97 Raider a high-speed scout and attack helicopter proposal for the US Army




    Specifications


    Engine: 1 x RR T800-LHT-801 1800 shp
    Capacity: 2
    Length: (m)
    Height: (m)
    Blades:
    Rotor diam.: (m)
    Disc area: (m2)
    Weight: (kgs)     Max: 2400
    Speed: (km/h)     Max: 460
    Range: (km) 56
    Ceiling: (m)
    Rate/Climb: (m/min)


    Derivatives & Versions


    ModelYearHistory
    S-97 Raider 2015 Two rigid coaxial rotor prototypes designed to demonstrate a game-changing combination of maneuverability, hover ability, range, speed, endurance ...
    On August 2, 2017 one of the aircraft suffered a hard landing during a hovering test flight at the Sikorsky Development Flight Center at Palm B ...



    List of Operators of Sikorsky X2


    From Organisation with model X2



    Construction Numbers on database of X2 or its versions

    1x2




    Construction Numbers

    Help Us

    C/NBuilt asYearHistory
    0001 2008 US N41AX,N525SA


    1 C/N.


    share     facebook     twitter     linkedin