Specifications for the
Light Utility / Observation / Antitank Helicopter
Focus Model: Eurocopter BO105CB
Country of Origin: Germany
Manufacturer: MBB / Eurocopter - Germany
Initial Year of Service: 1970
Crew: 2 + 3
Length: 38.91 ft (11.86 m)
Width: 0.00 ft (0.00 m)
Height: 9.84ft (3.00 m)
Weight (Empty): 2,822 lb (1,280 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 5,291 lb (2,400 kg)
Powerplant: 2 x Allison 250-C20B turboshaft engines drving a four-blade main rotor and a two blade tail rotor.
Maximum Speed: 152 mph (245kmh; 132 kts)
Maximum Range: 407 miles (655km)
Service Ceiling: 16,998 ft (5,181 m; 3.2 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 1,773 feet per minute (540 m/min)
Hardpoints: 2 (AT variant)
6 x Euromissile HOT / HOT 2 OR ESCO HeliTow anti-tank missiles.
BO 105A - Initial Production Model; fitted with 2 x Allison 250-C18 turbine engines.
Germany, Greece, Indonesia, South Africa, Argentina, Canada, Netherlands, Spain, Albania, Bahrain, Brunei, Chile, Colombia, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Lesotho, Mexico, Niger, Nigeria, Papau New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Sierra Leone, South Korea, Sweden, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates and Uruguay.