sikorsky s-92 executive

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sikorsky s-92 executive

Technical Specifications


  • Rotor Diameter: 56,3 ft


  • Exterior Height: 179 ft
  • External Baggage: 140 cu ft

sikorsky s 92 executive interior

  • Cabin Volume: 775 cu ft
  • Internal Baggage: 53 cu ft


  • Crew: 2
  • Passengers: 10

Operating Weights

  • Max T/O Weight: 26500 Lb
  • Operating Weight: 19083 Lb
  • Fuel Capacity: 5092 Lb
  • Payload W/Full Fuel: 2325 Lb
  • Max Payload: 7417 Lb


  • Service Ceiling: 14000 ft


  • Rate of Climb: 1600 fpm
  • Climb Rate One Engine Inop: 440 fpm
  • Max Speed: 155 kts
  • Economy Cruise: 140 kts
  • Cost per Hour: $ 3,291.85

Power Plant

  • Engines: 2
  • Engine Mfg: General Electric
  • Engine Model: CT7-8A

Marketplace Information

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The Sikorsky S-92 is a twin-engined medium utility transport helicopter produced by the American manufacturer Sikorsky Aircraft. The S-92 is primary used by civil operators for offshore passenger and material transportation to oil and gas rigs and for search and rescue service. In governmental service the helicopter is mostly used for executive transportation (VIP). For military operations the Sikorsky S-92 is known as the H-92 Superhawk.

Since 2004, Sikorsky has delivered more than 300 production S-92 helicopters. The industry standard for safety and reliability, the Sikorsky S-92 helicopter is the preferred aircraft of its size class for offshore oil worker transportation. In 2018, the fleet flew 175,000 hours, a record for the fleet, contributing to a total of nearly 1.5 million hours flown.

A derivative of the US Army Black Hawk and the US Navy Sea Hawk, the S-92 fulfils a variety of commercial and utility needs, including passenger transport, cargo, aeromedical, search and rescue and resource development support.

Breaking new ground for medium-weight helicopters, the S-92 provides unprecedented levels of safety and reliability. It is the only rotorcraft in the world certified to the latest FAA, EASA and JAA safety regulations and is designed to the latest specifications for flaw tolerance, bird strike capability and turbine burst protection.

The OEI performance of the S92 is eye-watering. The single remaining engine provides TWICE the power of an S61 engine for only 20% more gross weight (2700 HP OEI and 26,000 lbs). In fact, the one engine provides about the same power as the two S61 engines!

The performance and design goals that were originally set out for the S-92 have been achieved:

  • Airline – Transport 19 passengers (@ 210lbs) 476 nm (881 km) Plus 30-minute reserves
  • Offshore – JAR-OPS 3 Performance Class 2e Elevated Helideck Performance
  • VIP – Transport 9 passengers (@ 210lbs) 479 nm (887 km) Plus 30-minute reserves
  • Provide military and civil operators with a true S-61 replacement
  • Substantial reduction in operating costs
  • Incorporation of offshore safety features
  • Low maintenance and high reliability

With the best performance in its weight class, a low purchase price, a roomy interior and noise suppression, the S-92 has an exciting time ahead. The aircraft first flew in December 1998 and FAA Type Certification was achieved in December 2002.

Sikorsky S-92 VIP 9 Passenger VIP Configuration
(Standard day, sea level at 26,500 lb/12,020 kg gross weight
Maximum speed (VNE)165 kts306 kph
Maximum continuous cruise speed151 kts280 kph
Long range cruise speed136 kts258 kph
Mission Range at Long Range Cruise Speed
– with 9 passengers and baggage, with 30 minutes VBR reserve479 nm887 km
– with 9 passengers and baggage, no reserve548 nm1,015 km
Service ceiling14,525 ft4,572 m
Hover ceiling out of ground effect6,698 ft2,042 m
Hover ceiling in ground effect10,912 ft3,326 m
Maximum takeoff gross weight, civil configuration
– internal load26,500 lb12,020 kg
– useful load9,096 lb4,125 kg
Weight empty, 9-place executive transport17,404 lb7,894 kg
Operating Weight Empty17,879 lb8,110 kg
Maximum fuel load, (internal, standard)5,130 lb2,327 kg
Crew seating capacity2
Seating capacity, VIP9-16 passengers
Seating capacity, airline-style seating19 passengers
Baggage compartment volume140 cu ft4.0 m3
Cabin volume781 cu ft22.43 m3
Fuel Capacity (internal, standard)760 US gal2,877 litres
Passenger cabin length (with bulkhead)20′ 0″6.10 m
Passenger cabin width6′ 7″2.01 m
Passenger cabin height6′ 0″1.83 m

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