Engine

PT6T TWIN-PAC®

A legend in the world of helicopters.
1,800 to 2,000 shaft horsepower class
The renowned Twin-Pac® has been the workhorse of medium class helicopters for four decades and is still going strong. The standard in its class for rugged dependability and excellent operating economics.

Overview

Lasting dependability

Our customers associate the Twin-Pac® with lasting dependability since its service entry in the 1970s. PT6T engines continue to enjoy strong sales today based on the excellent reputation and performance of the Agusta and Bell 212 and 412 helicopters and the PT6T's unparalleled record of dependability, together with a steady influx of advanced, value-based technologies.

Versatility on a wide variety of applications

The 1,800 to 2,000 shaft horsepower class, twin-power section PT6T has been produced in 11 models and its versatility has been demonstrated on a wide variety of applications for 350 operators in 75 countries. More than 7,250 PT6T engine power sections have been produced, accumulating nearly 44 million flying hours in such applications as oil exploration, emergency medical service, maritime patrol and utility operations.

Global Customer Support

Operators of PT6T series engines are supported by Pratt & Whitney's industry-leading global customer support. This includes over 30 Pratt & Whitney-owned and designated service facilities around the world, more than 100 field support representatives on all major continents, two 24/7 Customer First Centres for rapid expert support, the most advanced diagnostic capabilities for this market and the largest pool of Pratt & Whitney rental and exchange engines in the industry. 
Features

Features of the PT6T engine family continue to expand

Specs

 

Thermodynamic
Power Class*
(Shaft Horsepower)

Mechanical
Power Class*
(Shaft Horsepower)

Output Shaft
Speed
(RPM)

Height**
(Inches)

Width**
(Inches)

Length**
(Inches)

PT6T-9 Series 2,243 1,855 6,000 32.5 43.5 66
PT6T-6 Series 1,970 1,875 6,600 32.5 43.5 66
PT6T-3 Series 1,800 to 1,920 1,800 to 1,875 6,000 32.5 43.5 66
* Powers are approximate values at take-off. Available at sea level, standard day, static conditions, uninstalled.
** Dimensions are approximate values.
*** Equivalent Shaft Horsepower: includes estimated equivalent contribution of exhaust thrust.

Applications (10)

  • PT6T-3

    Leonardo Helicopters AB212
    Sikorksy S-58T
  • PT6T-3B

    Bell Model 212
    Bell Model 412/SP/HP/EP
    Leonardo Helicopters AB412
  • PT6T-3BE

    Bell Model 412/SP/HP/EP
    Leonardo Helicopters AB412
  • PT6T-3BF

    Bell Model 412/SP/HP/EP
  • PT6T-3BG

    Bell Model 412/SP/HP/EP
  • PT6T-3D

    Bell Model 412/SP/HP/EP
    Bell CFUTTH CH-146 Griffon
    Leonardo Helicopters AB412
  • PT6T-3DF

    Bell Model 412/SP/HP/EP
    Leonardo Helicopters AB412
  • PT6T-3G

    Leonardo Helicopters AB412
  • PT6T-6

    Leonardo Helicopters AB212
    Leonardo Helicopters AB412
    Sikorsky S-58T
  • PT6T-9

    Bell Model 412 EPI

Services & support to keep you flying

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