Aircraft Data Sheet: Bristol Type 192 Belvedere HC MK 1

Bristol Type 192 Belvedere HC MK 1
First flight: 5th July 1958
Rotor diameter: 14.8m/48ft 8ins
Length: 16.5m/54ft 4ins
Max weight: 8,636 k/19,000g
Max speed: 222kph/120knots
Power: Two 1,300shp/969kW
Napier Gazelle N Ga,
2 turboshafts
Accommodation: Two pilots plus eighteen
No Built: 26

The Belvedere was a large twin rotor transport helicopter, which entered service with the Royal Air Force in 1961. As with the Sycamore, Westland became responsible for all in-service support until the type was withdrawn from service in 1969.