Bell V-280 Valor

Manufacturer Bell Helicopter
Country United States

The Bell V-280 Valor is a tiltrotor aircraft being developed by Bell and Lockheed Martin for the United States Army’s Future Vertical Lift (FVL) program.

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Bell V-280 Valor specifications

General

Manufacturer
Bell Helicopter
Manufactured
2013 - Present
Country
United States

Aircraft performance

Avionics:
Moog Inc. Flight Control System
Engine:
2x General Electric T64
Turboshaft
Power:
5,000 HP
Max Cruise Speed:
300 Kts
556 Km/h
Travel range:
800 Nm
1,482 Kilometers
Service Ceiling:
25,000 feet
Rate of Climb:
4500 feet / minute
22.86meter / second

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
26,000 Kg
57,320 lbs
Max Payload:
5,440 Kg
11,993 lbs

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About the Bell V-280 Valor

The Bell V-280 Valor is a tiltrotor aircraft being developed by Bell and Lockheed Martin for the United States Army’s Future Vertical Lift (FVL) program. The aircraft was officially unveiled at the 2013 Army Aviation Association of America’s (AAAA) Annual Professional Forum and Exposition in Fort Worth, Texas. The V-280 made its first flight on 18 December 2017 in Amarillo, Texas.

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