As of 2015, personal two-seat helicopters include the Robinson R22 single-engine, the Cabri G2 and the CH-7 Kompress. The R22's cruise speed is 110 miles per hour, the G2's cruise speed is 104 miles per hour and the Kompress' cruise speed is 99 miles per hour.Continue Reading
The Robinson R22 helicopter has an aluminum and fiberglass forward fuselage, aluminum stabilizers, a Plexiglas canopy and welded chromoly steel tubing. The aircraft features side-by-side pilot and passenger seats, removable doors for photographic flights and a 240-mile range.
The Cabri G2 offers side-by-side pilot and passenger seating, a Fenestron-styled tail rotor and a fully articulated three-blade main rotor. A 180-horsepower Lycoming O-360 piston engine powers the helicopter, which is equipped with skid landing gear and has a range of 380 nautical miles.
The CH-7 Kompress offers tandem seating, rather than side-by-side seats. The helicopter's two-blade main rotor is made of composites, and its two-blade tail rotor is aluminum. Other Kompress features include a fiberglass cabin, a canopy that opens forward, and a range of 298 miles or 259 nautical miles.Learn more about Airplanes & Helicopters