Westland EH101 (prototype PP1)

 

This aircraft was assembled by Westand Helicopters in the UK and was the first Pre-Production (PP) prototype of 9 to fly

 

 

Attribution
Overview
Parent type AW101/EH101
Variant EH101 Pre-Production Prototypes
Design authority EH Industries Ltd
Primary manufacturer Westland Helicopters Ltd
Key Characteristics
Operational status No longer flying
Crew 2
Seating arrangement Side-by-side
Configuration
VTOL type Helicopter
Compound type None
Lift configuration Single main rotor
Control device type Tail rotor
Features
Number of engines 3
Number of propulsors 0
Number of lift devices 1
Number of control devices 1
Milestones associated with the Westland EH101 (prototype PP1)
1987 First flight of the prototype (PP1) of the EH Industries EH101 Type Series

Westland EH101 (prototype PP1)

 

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Forum Proceedings related to the Westland EH101 (prototype PP1)

Along Side Analysis Of Type 23 Ship Motion As A Function Of Mechanical And Dynamic Limits Of An EH101-Like Helicopter Using The Landing Period Designator Helicopter Recovery Device
R. Bruce Lumsden, Defence Research Agency; Bernard Ferrier, Bombardier Inc.

This paper was not submitted in time to be included in the printed Proceedings.

 

Automatic Flight Control System for the Anglo-Italian EH101 Helicopter
J. Meadows and G.R. Parr, Smiths Industries

 

Development Testing of the EH101 Flight Control System
R. Muryn, Westland Helicopters Limited

 

EH101 Design and Development Status
R.I. Case, Westland Helicopters Ltd and F. Reina, Agusta

 

EH101 in the Medium Lift Role
Chris J. Battison, Westland Helicopters; Steve Bass, McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Systems

 

The Design of the EH101 for Safety and Performance
R.I. Case and K.J. Andrews, Westland Helicopters Ltd

 

The EH101 - An Aluminium - Lithium Helicopter
Dr. Alan F. Smith, GKN Westland Helicopters, Ltd.

 

The EH101 Electronic Instrument System
K.N. Atkin, Smiths Industries, and J. Revell, Westland Helicopters

 

The EH101 Helicopter: A Review of its Capabilities and Technology
Christopher J. Battison, Westland Helicopters, Ltd

 

 

Vertiflite articles related to the Westland EH101

Vertiflite, May/June 1990

The EH101 - A Supportable Helicopter -

 

Vertiflite, May/June 1990

EH101 Advance Technology Rotorcraft Low Detectability/Good Neighbor Design -

 

Vertiflite, May/June 1996

EH101 Merling Collaboration Takes Flight -

 

Vertiflite, November/December 1991

Military EH101 - Entering the Final Phase -

 

Vertiflite, Summer 1999

The EH101Helicopter: A Critical Assessment -

 

 

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Westland EH101 (prototype PP1)

 

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Westland EH101 (prototype PP1)

Aircraft Notes

Ref. Author(s) Title Source Date Type
198 AW&ST staff EH-101 Prototype Completes First Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology 19 Oct 1987 Periodical
  Article detailing the first flight of the first Pre-Production prototype PP1