Airwolf’s “Design Specs”

Range

950 miles (armed crew of 3)
Midair refuel capable
1,450 miles long range (crew of 2)

Flight Ceiling

11,000 feet (3,400 m) unpressurized
89,000 feet pressurized
THIRD SEASON
100,000 feet pressurized

Speed

300 kn (560 km/h; 350 mph) (conventional)
Mach 1+ (turbo thrusters)
Mach 2 Maximum Speed

Wing Guns

30 mm Cannon (×2)
.50 BMG Chain guns (×4)
Firing up to 40 rounds per sec.

Missiles and
‘Heavy Weapons’

FIRST SEASON
AGM-12 Bullpup missiles
AIM-9 Sidewinder missiles
AIM-95 Agile missiles
AGM-45 Shrike missiles
AGM-114 Hellfire missiles
Paveway Bombs
SECOND – FOURTH SEASONS
(ADF Pod launched)
M712 Copperhead shells (×6)
FIM-43 Redeye missiles (×12)
AGM-114 Hellfire missiles (×6)
(Auxiliary bay launched)
AIM-4 Falcon missiles (x4)
FOURTH SEASON
Red Laser

Defense

Sunburst anti-missile Flares
Chaff (radar countermeasure) anti-missile decoys
Bullet-proof armoured fuselage
Learning flight/combat computer
Radar/Radio Jammer
90% Radar absorbent skin

 

Airwolf vs. Bell 222

 

Bell 222

Airwolf

Crew

2 (pilot & co-pilot)

2–3 (pilot(s) & weapons technician)

Passengers

5–6

1–2 (non-crew may use the co-pilot seat and/or a seat behind the technician’s seat)

Length

49.54 ft (15.10 m)

Height

11.68 ft (3.56 m)

Weight

4,555 lb (2,066 kg)

unspecified

Speed

149 mph (240 km/h)

345 mph (555 km/h) conventional, Mach 1+ with turbo thrusters

Range

373 mi (600 km)

950–1,450 mi (1,530–2,330 km)

Ceiling

12,800 ft (3,900 m)

11,000 ft (3,400 m) unpressurized
100,000 ft (30,000 m) pressurized

Power (×2)

618 hp (461 kW)

unspecified