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PostPosted: Sat Nov 08, 2008 10:58 pm 
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Hi all this maybe a dumb question. I am a fixed wing guy, but is there or has there ever been a pressurized helicopter? If not is there one been looked at? Just wondering

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PostPosted: Sun Nov 09, 2008 8:18 pm 
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Only one i can think of is a MIL-26. But otherwise i can't think of reason you would need a pressurized helicopter. Most work is below 1000 agl and VNE drops with altitude and it's significant at 10000+ ft. Cruise speeds can be close to VNE at sea level in some heli's. There nothing to see up there, and really who wants to talk to ATC


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