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What are some personal helicopters with two seats?

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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.

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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.

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