NPO Saturn Turboshaft engine RD-600V

Turboshaft engine RD-600V

  • Turboshaft engine RD-600V

Turboshaft engine RD-600V

NPO Saturn

163 Lenin Avenue
152903 - Rybinsk

NPO Saturn, JSC - engine-building company, specialized in research and development, production, marketing and sales, after-sale services of ga...

NPO Saturn

The RD-600V - turboshaft engine for multi-purpose medium-size commercial helicopters.

Design features

  • 4 stages mixed-flow compressor with variable stator vanes

  • reverse-flow combustion chamber

  • 2 stages high pressure turbine

  • 2 stages power turbine

  • built-in intermediate reduction gear



  • modular design and FADEC system provide high operating performances, maintainability, operation on technical condition

  • built-in intermediate reduction gear allows to simplify the design of helicopter reduction gear rotor drive and provides better weight-to-dimension helicopter characteristics


RD-600V engine is designed for multi-purpose medium-size commercial helicopters, which can be used for passenger carriage, freight hauling aboard and on external sling, ambulance operations, salvage and rescue operations, ice reconnaissance and patrol operations of different kinds, maintenance of gas and oil pipelines, gas and oil fields, etc.

Read more