The James Bond Vehicle Library

Aerospatiale Alouette 316B
Bond arriving at the Ninja training center.
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Published 29/04-2001
Updated 30/10-2011 01:10

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Notes

Transports Bond to Tigers Ninja-trainingground.

In 'Octopussy' a SA316 Alouette III transports Bond to Delhi, but we don't actually see James Bond around the helicopter.

by PS

007 relation

You Only Live Twice (1967)

  • Allieds/friends vehicle
  • Vehicle Bond is passenger in

Octopussy (1983)

  • Allieds/friends vehicle
  • Vehicle Bond is passenger in

Technical data

  • Type: SE 3160 Alouette III.
  • Year: 1959.
  • Engine: 870 shp Turboméca Artouste IIIB.
  • Rotor diameter: 11,0 m (36 ft 1 in).
  • Fuselage length: 10,03 m (32 ft 11 in).
  • Height: 3,09 m (10 ft 2 in).
  • Empty weight: 1.090 kg (2.403 lb).
  • Gross weight: 2.100 kg (4.630 lb).
  • Maximum speed: 210 km/h (130 mph).
  • Hovering ceiling IGE: 2.000 m (6.560 ft).
  • Service Ceiling: 4.250 m (13.943 ft).
  • Range: 500 km (310 miles).
  • Capacity: Pilot + 6 passengers.

Sources


Other sources:

World Millitary Helicopters, Elfan ap Rees, Jane's Publishing, 1986, page 8/9.