|Role||Experimental twin-engined helicopter|
|Manufacturer||Mitsubishi Heavy Industries|
|First flight||14 September 1994|
|Developed from||Sikorsky S-76|
|Developed into||Mitsubishi MH2000|
The Mitsubishi RP-1 is an Experimental Japanese twin-engined helicopter developed as part of a secret company research programme. The RP-1 was first revealed in April 1994 just before it started hover trials leading to a first flight on 14 September 1994.
Data from Jane's All the World's Aircraft 1994-95
- Length: 15.00 m (49 ft 2½ in)
- Height: 4.30 m (14 ft 1¼ in)
- Powerplant: 2 × Mitsubishi MG-5 Turboshaft, 447 kW (600 hp) each
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- Paul Lewis. "Japan goes it alone ". Flight International, 7 August 1996. Retrieved: 22 November 2011.
- Lambert 1994, p. 236
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