Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm BO-105

The MBB BO-105 is a twin-engine light utility helicopter operating under an Experimental Airworthiness Certificate.  It is capable of carrying two passengers with a flight crew of two.  It is powered by two Rolls Royce Allison 250-C20B turboshaft engines that produce 350 HP.  The BO-105 has a maximum weight of 5,510 lbs.  It is instrumented and serves as a flying laboratory with a flight test engineer console in the rear.  NTPS uses the BO-105 for Performance and Flying Qualities flight test instruction.


Contact Info

National Test Pilot School
P.O. Box 658
Mojave, CA 93502-0658 USA
Phone: +1 (661) 824-2977
Fax: +1 (661) 824-2943