Top 10 Fastest Helicopter in the World 2017
Helicopters are most effective source of journey as well as also fastest way to travel from one place to another therefore this is mostly used for logistics, combat, troop deployment and supplies so it also provide better in case of many natural disasters like Earth Quack, heavy rains in case to rescue people as well as provide foods to them.
These are most used by military air force of any country so military helicopters are so much fastest as their model Eurocopter X3 that is capable of flying speed of 487 kilometers per hour therefore they have high prices so not commonly used by people.
This is known as such a miracle of technology of this era so fastest helicopters are examples of this technology so when we talk about fastest helicopters it means these are able for heavy carrying, high speed, dependable supplies, and powerful war equipment as well as top rescue machines.
So here is the list of top 10 fastest Helicopter in the World 2016.
10: AH-64D Apache
AH-64D Apache is more advanced as well as fastest helicopter which is mostly used by military forces which is used as multi role, mostly used by military of United States of America as this is fastest helicopter in the world because it has speed up to 284 kilometers per hour in any condition such as hottest conditions. Its features consist of four blades, a tandem cockpit for two man crew as well as twin turboshaft attack helicopter with a small wheel on its tail which type gear arrangement for landing. The power of engine is 1,890shp each engine which ensures that this helicopter has ability to reach a maximum altitude of 15,895 ft with climb rate of 2915 feet per minute so due to its features as well as shape considered as best helicopter.
9: Mil Mi-26 (Halo)
The Mil Mi-26 given the product code izdeliye 90, is a Soviet Russian heavy transport helicopter, as interesting to know that it is been operated both by civilians as well as military units of Russia therefore Russia is one of most Strong military force in the world because it has modern equipment’s to use. So it largest as well as most powerful helicopter so this is manufactured and made by Rosvertol’s aviation plant in Russia as this is most powerful as well as fastest because it has ability to fly with 295 kilometers per hour by carrying heavy machinery too because it can also lift an airline with so much ease. It achieves a maximum flight range of 800km with main fuel tanks and can fly at a maximum height of 4,600m.
8: Mi-28N Night Hunter
As clear from the name of this helicopter a person must imagine how much powerful this helicopter is?? As this helicopter is also used by military of Russia because this is most used as used in all-weather, military tandem, day-night, two-seat anti-armor attack helicopter. It is an enthusiastic attack helicopter with no planned minor transport capability, improved optimized than the Mil Mi-24 gunship for the role so this is able to carry heavy machinery, this is mostly used against armored, non armored vehicles as well as attacks of tanks and also low speed airborne targets so speed of this heavy helicopter is up to 300 kilometers which is almost equal to the NH90 and Ka-52 Alligator helicopters because they have same speed so this helicopter has capable engines enables the Mi-28N to operate at an elevation of 5,600m with a normal take-off weight of 10,900 kg.
7: Ka-52 Alligator
Ka-52 Alligator is another elegant design by Russia which is mainly used by Russian Air Force as this is also known as next generation investigation and combat helicopter developed by Kamov Design Bureau to meet the demands of reconnaissance. This helicopter has also same speed as that of previous one 300 kilometers per hours therefore known as fastest helicopter in the world so it is also able to destroy attacks of armored, non armored vehicles as well as tanks and ground attacks of the enemy. This helicopter Ka 52 Alligator is two-seat Russian attack helicopter powered by two VK-2500 turbo-shaft engines so powerful engines of this helicopter able to fly at height of 5000 meters so it can take off on land in such a hot conditions.
It is nothing means from the name of this helicopter that it is simple but a powerful heavy machine but small sizes, fastest, twin engine as well as perform multi role from military, it was developed in such response of NATO necessities for a battleground helicopter which would also be competent of being operated in marine environments. So this was developed as well as manufactured by NH Industries, a joint company, which is owned by Airbus Helicopters, Augusta Westland and Fokker Aero structures so this helicopter made its first flight in 1995 therefore in 2013 more than 13 nations placed the order of this helicopter so it can carry heavy machinery instead of it s small medium size , it s speed is almost equal to 300 kilometers per hour.
5: AgustaWestland AW139
AgustaWestland AW139 is most beautiful helicopters which is mostly used for travelling or personal journey because it has 15 seats called as medium sized, it has two engines and designed as well as manufactured by y AgustaWestland therefore it is marketed at several different roles, including VIP/corporate transport, fire fighting, disaster relief, law enforcement, search and rescue, offshore transport, emergency medical service, and maritime patrol. It was designed for the specific use of military but now used most by Civilians as this helicopter is considered as most powerful, also fly with speed of 306 kilometers per hour therefore 15 passengers or 10 fully equipped soldiers can travel in this helicopter so after 2003 it has became most influential product by the company.
4: AW101 (EH101) Merlin
AW101 (EH101) Merlin is also multi role helicopter because used by Military as well as in civilians operations so it was designed as well as manufactured by combined business enterprise between Westland Helicopters in the United Kingdom and Agusta in Italy in rejoinder to national requirements for a modern naval utility helicopter. It is used in many operations which are including Armed forces of Denmark, Portugal, Norway, Britain as they used Merlin as their aircraft, it is manufactured in factories of Japan, Italy, England and also United States so it can fly up to speed of 309 kilometers per hours considered in fastest helicopters in the world. It can fly up to height of 15 thousand a feet.
Mi 35M is also another most elegant master piece by Russia as it is large sized, attack, gunship helicopter but has low capacity of passengers that is of only 8 seats, It is designed as well as manufactured by Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant and has been in market since 1972 by the Soviet Air Force and its successor, along with more than 30 other nations which are using this helicopter. It made its first flight in 1969 so far called as most powerful as well as fastest helicopter with speed of 310 kilometers per hour; it has two engines of 2200 hp each, so it can also fly up to the height of 5400 meters with its powerful engines, considered as multi attacked helicopter.
2: CH-47 Chinook
The CH-47 Chinook is a best design Boeing Helicopter which is manufactured as well as designed by America which is Dual engine, which is also able to lift heavy load as The CH-47 is among the heaviest lifting Western helicopters so its name is from the Native American Chinook people. This was initially produced in way back in 1960 which made its first flight in 1961 so it can work in very ht conditions, it is in use of more than 16 countries of the world but mostly used by United States Army as well as Royal Air Force so it can fly with speed of 315 kilometers per hour therefore considered as fastest helicopter in US army, also fly up to height of 20 thousand feet with also carrying load of 10,886 kg.
1: Eurocopter X3
Eurocopter X3 is most beautiful, elegant as well as is an experimental high speed compound helicopter manufactured by Eurocopter as technology expression platform for Eurocopter “high-speed, long-range hybrid helicopter” or H³ concept, the X³ achieved 255 knots in level flight on 7 June 2013, setting an unofficial helicopter speed record therefore it has most speed which is of 472 kilometers so break all previous records of fastest speed. It made its flight in 6 years before today in 2010 so interesting to know that it is only one made till know because it has high speed as well as capacity to carry extra load so able to perform many operations of military so according to manufacturers that it has all capacities to compete with all fastest helicopters in the world.