Light

The lightest class of helicopter available, it is best characterised by its agile and responsive behaviour. The helicopter typically seats four to five people; a pilot and copilot in the front and either two or three passengers in the back.

Throughout its lifespan this range of helicopter has undergone various revisions. Some featured an additional main rotor blade, bringing the total to five. Other differences included increased engine power and anti-torque systems.

Performance
Empty weight 722kg
Usable fuel capacity 183kg (242l)
Endurance 110min
Maximum external load 900kg
Design gross weight (max. fuel and passengers) 1406kg
Maximum weight (with external load) 1701kg
Performance with design weight (1406kg)
Maximum cruise speed 248kmh (at sea level)
Maximum rate of climb 10.5ms

Military

Scout

Aside from being used as an unarmed observation helicopter, the light helicopter also comes equipped with various weapons systems. This model has two multi-barrel and high rate of fire machine guns mounted on small wings. Aside from these, pilots have access to two unguided rocket pods.

To aid target tracking and night operations, the helicopter has an exterior Forward-Looking InfraRed (FLIR) dome mounted. The flight crew can find and track thermal signatures from within the cockpit.

Larkin Aviation

Light Larkin

One of Larkin Aviation‘s modifiable helicopters.

This variant typically seats four to five people; a pilot and copilot in the front and either two or three passengers in the back.

Time Trial

Time Trial

The default helicopter for the Time Trial scenarios!

Fast, stable, and manoeuvrable, take to the air, avoid the ground, and beat the Gold time with this nippy helicopter!

ION Tactical

ION Tactical

ION, Inc’s training helicopter.

Used in both training and combat exercises, this helicopter takes side-mounted operators into the air, low through valleys, and into fast-insertion and extraction zones!