The James Bond Vehicle Library

Robinson R-22 Beta
Robinson R-22 Beta

Published 03/03-2002
Updated 30/10-2011 01:10

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Notes

006's getaway helicopter hidden in a trainwaggon.

More than 500 sold worldwide. Cost-effective light helicopter targeted at the private individual, small business man and training school market. Low operating and maintenance costs.

by PS

007 relation

Goldeneye (1995)

  • Villain/henchmens vehicle

Technical data

  • Manufacturer: Robinson Helicopter Company Inc (USA)
  • Type: Two-seat lightweight
  • Year: 1973
  • First flight: 28 august 1973
  • Engine: Lycoming O-320-B2C flat-four piston engine 119 kW (160 hp)
  • Rotor diameter: 7.67 m (25 ft 2 in)
  • Fuselage length: 6,3 m (20 ft 8 in)
  • Overall length: 8,76 m (28 ft 9 in)
  • Height: 2,67 m (8 ft 9 in)
  • Empty weight: 374 kg (824 lb)
  • Max T-O weight: 621 kg (1.370 lb)
  • Maximum speed: 102 knots (190 kmh, 118 mph)
  • Hovering ceiling IGE: 2.125 m (6.970 ft)
  • Service Ceiling: 4.265 m (14.000 ft)
  • Range: 319 nm (592 km, 368 miles)
  • Capacity: 1 pilot 1 passenger

Sources


Other sources:

Jane's All The World's Aircraft 1989-90, page 491/492.
The Helicopter, Patrick Allen, Airlife Publishing, 1996, page 87.