Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey

The Bell Boeing V-22 redefines operational possibilities

The Bell Boeing V-22 is the world’s first production tiltrotor aircraft, successfully blending the vertical flight capability of a helicopter with the speed, range, altitude and endurance of an airplane. This unique combination provides the warfighter with an unprecedented advantage. This allows more effective mission execution and realization of missions previously unachievable in one aircraft. Comprehensively tested and currently in full-rate production, the Bell Boeing V-22 has proven to be a survivable and transformational platform in the most challenging environments on the planet.

266 kts Max Cruise
24,000 ft Service Ceiling
24 Troop Seats
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The V-22 Osprey: Transforming rotorcraft operations around the globe


Performance @ 47,000 lb
Max Cruise Speed (MCP) Sea Level (SL) 266 kts 493 km/h
Max RC, A/P mode SL 4,100 fpm 1,250 m/m
Service Ceiling, ISA 24,000 ft 7,315 m
OEI Service Ceiling ISA 9,500 ft 2,896 m
HOGE Ceiling, ISA 5,700 ft 1,737 m
Takeoff, Vertical, Max 52,600 lbs 23,859 kgs
Takeoff, Short, Max 57,000 lbs 25,855 kgs
Takeoff, Self-Deploy 60,500 lbs 27,443 kgs
Cargo Hook, Single 10,000 lbs 4,536 kgs
Cargo Hook, Dual Capacity 12,500 lbs 5,760 kgs
Fuel Capacity
MV-22 1,721 gallons 6,513 liters
CV-22 2,025 gallons 7,667 liters
Model AE1107C (Rolls-Royce Liberty)
AEO VTOL Normal Power 6,150 shp 4,586 kW
Cockpit - Crew Seats 2 (MV-22) 3 (CV-22)
Cabin 1 crew seat 24 troop seats

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