The Rolls-Royce M250 engine is the leading powerplant in its class worldwide. First certified at a rating of 317 shp, continuous improvement programs have increased the latest variant’s rating to 715 shp.
To date the M250 engine family has accumulated:
- More than 31,000 engines produced, with 16,000 in service
- More than 220 million flight hours logged to date
- More than 170 helicopter and fixed-wing applications in both civil and military markets
M250 engine variants power aircraft in civil and defence markets in applications supporting EMS, air tour, utility, scout, and unmanned surveillance.
The M250 product line enjoys continuous integration of advanced turbine engine technology making the M250 the most reliable, cost effective and durable engine in the world. In addition its proud heritage, the engine is backed by a worldwide authorised repair and overhaul network. M250 customers can expect freedom of support anywhere.
The new Value Improvement Package (VIP kit) gives Series IV operators a post-production option to improve performance by five percent. A Full Authority Digital Engine Control (FADEC) upgrade program will also deliver improved capability and reliability.