Enstrom 280 Shark

 

First certified in Sep 1975.  The Useful Load and External Cargo Payloads are 700 lb (318 kg) and 500 lb (227 kg), respectively.  By the glossary definition of Useful Load, the calculated Empty Weight is approximately 650 kg.

 

 

Attribution

Attribution
Overview
Parent type *No type assigned
Variant Enstrom 280
Design authority Enstrom Helicopter Corp.
Primary manufacturer Enstrom Helicopter Corp.
Key Characteristics
Operational status Operational
Max gross weight (ground)   332 975 n/a 975 n/a
Crew 1
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 1
Number of propulsors 0
Number of lift devices 1
Number of control devices 1

Enstrom 280 Shark

 

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Enstrom 280 Shark

 

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Enstrom 280 Shark

Aircraft Notes

Ref. Author(s) Title Source Date Type
332 Aerospace Industries Association of America, Inc. AIA Directory of VTOL Aircraft 1986 21 March 1986 Other