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Queen Elizabeth II's Sikorsky S-76

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Auto Credit Based on realSavageMan's Government Transport Challenge! [closed]

My entry to the Goverment Transport Challenge
Credits to Musraskrois for the helicopter

The Sikorsky S-76

A Galician Coast Guard S-76C+

The Sikorsky S-76 is an American medium-size commercial utility helicopter, manufactured by the Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation. The S-76 features twin turboshaft engines, four-bladed main and tail rotors, and retractable landing gear.
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The Queen's Helicopter Flight (TQHF)


The Royal Household S-76C++ helicopter

The Queen's Helicopter Flight is part of The Queen's Private Secretary's department of the Royal Household, and is tasked by the Royal Travel Office at Buckingham Palace. From 1998 to 2009, it used a single maroon Sikorsky S-76C+ twin-engined helicopter, registered G-XXEA in honour of G-AEXX, the Airspeed Envoy that the Queen's uncle, the Prince of Wales first flew in the King's Flight. The helicopter, the first airframe dedicated solely to royal use, entered service on 21 December 1998. The S-76 is a commercial type widely used around the world, although the Queen's helicopter is only fitted with six seats for more comfort.

On 4 November 2009, Sikorsky announced the delivery of a new S-76C++ helicopter to TQHF. This helicopter, registration G-XXEB, is capable of a maximum speed of 178 mph and a ferry range of 400 miles (640 km) with a 30-minute fuel reserve. An Agusta A109S, registration G-XXEC, was operated on long-term lease to TQHF, and a second Sikorsky S-76C, G-XXED, is owned by TQHF, based at RAF Odiham.

Controls:

Normal helicopter controls
Trim- Use trim to fly forwards or backwards. You can use trim instead of pitch when flying long distances
VTOL- Use it to fly up and down. For takeoff take it a little more than half way up.
Activate1- Activates cockpitlights and instruments
Activate3- Cabinlights
Activate4- Opens all doors

FEATURES

Working doors
The Queen's Helicopter Flight livery
With countermeasures

Some screenshots:

Enjoy and Have Fun!

Spotlights

General Characteristics

  • Predecessor Government Transport Challenge! [closed]
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 55.5ft (16.9m)
  • Length 67.9ft (20.7m)
  • Height 19.3ft (5.9m)
  • Empty Weight 4,908lbs (2,226kg)
  • Loaded Weight 23,343lbs (10,588kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 6.77
  • Wing Loading 1,101.5lbs/ft2 (5,378.2kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 21.2ft2 (2.0m2)
  • Drag Points 8474

Parts

  • Number of Parts 510
  • Control Surfaces 0
  • Performance Cost 1,985