BELL UH-1Y VENOM

Ultimate in utility

Perform under punishing conditions. The Bell UH-1Y combines combat-proven power with dependable components—arming you for the toughest missions.
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4+8

Capacity

170

Speed

325

Range

Strategic Reach

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Range is the maximum VFR range of the aircraft traveling at Long Range Cruise speed with all passenger seats occupied and no auxiliary fuel tank installed.

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2+8
Capacity
170
Speed
119
Range

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2+8
Capacity
170
Speed
119
Range

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Missions

Utility
Capable in Combat
Impressive power. Effective weaponry. Precision sensors. All included to carry out a variety of complex missions in just one flight. Whatever your task, this is the ultimate workhorse.
Attack
Air to ground fire support
Locate the target. Hit the target. Save lives. Stay in the fight longer with a durable exterior and precise targeting. This modernized platform of an iconic war aircraft is exactly what you need to lend support to your warfighters on the ground.
Special Ops
Reinforced Support
Designed to insert and extract small teams. Impressive communications suite, ideal for special operations. Proven airborne sniper platform. Fully armed CAS platform, ready to support your operators.
Escort
Aeriel Protection
Designed to provide protection on the move so that your teams are never vulnerable. With extreme durability and surrounding visibility, you are equipped to head out into unpredictable territories.
Search and Rescue
Kits Equipped for Success
Come equipped to complete Search and Rescue missions. Specialized aircrew and a hoist kit in the cabin prepare the aircraft—and your crew—for the worst.
Aerial Reconnaissance
Sensor-powered Sight
Don't let distance impact your target. Conduct lethal strikes and successful missions with high-tech sensors, helping pilots identify, track and assign targets.
Command & Control
Reach everyone
With an impressive communications suite, the UH-1Y is an excellent platform for the mission commander. Slew the sensor towards the objective and call the shots from the air.
Impressive power. Effective weaponry. Precision sensors. All included to carry out a variety of complex missions in just one flight. Whatever your task, this is the ultimate workhorse.
Locate the target. Hit the target. Save lives. Stay in the fight longer with a durable exterior and precise targeting. This modernized platform of an iconic war aircraft is exactly what you need to lend support to your warfighters on the ground.
Designed to insert and extract small teams. Impressive communications suite, ideal for special operations. Proven airborne sniper platform. Fully armed CAS platform, ready to support your operators.
Designed to provide protection on the move so that your teams are never vulnerable. With extreme durability and surrounding visibility, you are equipped to head out into unpredictable territories.
Come equipped to complete Search and Rescue missions. Specialized aircrew and a hoist kit in the cabin prepare the aircraft—and your crew—for the worst.
Don't let distance impact your target. Conduct lethal strikes and successful missions with high-tech sensors, helping pilots identify, track and assign targets.
With an impressive communications suite, the UH-1Y is an excellent platform for the mission commander. Slew the sensor towards the objective and call the shots from the air.
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Features

Infrared Sensor Systems

When you can see first, you can act first. Forward-looking infrared sensors detect and display incoming threats. So you strike with speed and certainty.

AH-1Z Compatible

Commonality is your most valuable advantage. The Bell UH-1Y shares 85% commonality with the Bell AH-1Z components—shrinking the need for extra logistics, maintenance and training costs for your entire fleet.

Versatile Weapons Systems

The weapons you need, when you need them. Hit the target with an array of rockets and crew-served weapons tailored to meet your mission.

Modern Marinization

Take on any environment and get the job done without aircraft damage. All H1 components are marinized to meet U.S. Navy specifications—protecting your frame from corrosion.

Specialized Kits

Adapt to the mission at hand. Attach fast rope, hoist and firefighting kits in minutes—and execute specialized operations where no one else can.

Helmet-Mounted Sight Display

Visibility and safety go hand in hand during rough conditions. The Optimized TopOwl Helmet augments reality right before your eyes. Keep your head up on the battlefield.

Specifications

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Performance
  • Max Speed
    170 KIAS
  • Cruise Speed
    147 KTAS
  • Sideward/Rearward Flight
    45 KIAS
  • Combat Radius
    119 nm
  • Max Range
    325 nm
  • Maneuverability
    -0.5 to +2.3 g

Assumptions: 4 crew members, 500 lbs SAR equipment, Outbound Cruise at 4k ISA, Pick up 2 pilots, Return Leg at 4k ISA, and 15 min reserve.

Capacity
  • Max Gross Weight
    18,500 lbs
  • Fuel Capacity
    388 gal
Powerplant
  • Model: T700-GE-401C
  • Output, Uninstalled, Each Engine: 1,800 shp

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