Length With Rotors Turning 19.6m
Height With Rotors Turning 5.4m
Length, Tail Pylon and Blades Folded 13.5m
Height, Tail Pylon and Blades Folded 4.1m
Main Rotor Diameter 16.4m
Tail Rotor Diameter 3.2m
Mission Gross Weight 9,100kg
June 2000, the participating countries signed a contract for the
production of 243 NH90s: France 27 NFH, Germany 80 TTH (with an option
on a further 54), Italy 46 NFH and 70 TTH, and the Netherlands 20 NFH.
Germany converted 42 options to firm orders (30 TTH for the Army and 12
TTH for the Air Force in June 2007. The first series production TTH
helicopter made its maiden flight in May 2004 and the first NFH in
August 2007. France ordered an additional 12 TTH variants for the army
and will procure 22 more in 2008 and 34 in 2010.
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