The A600 is the most advanced and highest quality kit of its kind. Decades of revision and refinement within its design and manufacturing process have resulted in a helicopter kit unmatched in its industry. RotorWay’s commitment to ensure that each of the components are tested and held to the highest standard, make the A600 the #1 choice of builders worldwide.

Rotorway is dedicated to getting you in the air. The A600 kit is designed for the amateur builder and provides the customer everything needed for final assembly and flight. The airframe, tail boom, engine and rotor system, all come factory assembled and ready for installation. Blueprints, templates and required specialty tools are also included. Technical support is available over the phone, online and through the factory maintenance course.

Lifting off for the first time in a helicopter that you built is a feeling that only a few could ever imagine. Owning, building and flying your own RotorWay will give you the opportunity to have that feeling. The A600’s favorable flight characteristics and inherent stability make initial training, as well as transition training, a fun and rewarding experience, just another reason why the A600 is the leading helicopter kit worldwide!

A600 Specifications


PowerplantRI 600N/147HP
Gross Weight1500 lbs. (680 kg)
Empty Weight975 lbs. (441 kg)
Equipped Useful Load525 lbs. (243 kg)
Pilot and Passenger Load450 lbs (204 kg)
Fuel Capacity17 U.S. Gallons (64 liters)


Rate of Climb800 FPM
Hover in Ground Effect (HIGE)6000 ft
Hover Out of Ground Effect (HOGE)4000 ft
Service Ceiling10,000 ft
Max Fuel Cruise90 mph (87 knots)
Max IAS Sea Level – Standard Day120 mph (100 knots)

Basic Dimensions

Main Rotor Diameter25 ft (7.9 meters)
Tail Rotor Diameter50-1/4 in. (1.2 meters)
Length, Nose to Tail22 ft. (6.7 meters)
Overall Length29-1/2 ft. (9 meters)
Cabin Width44 in. (1.1 meters)
Skid Width72 in. (1.8 meters)
Height103 in (2.6 meters)


Shaft Driven Tail Rotor
Cog Belt Drive
Electric Water Pump
Safer, Wider, Higher Landing Gear
External Battery Connection
MGL – Glass PFD, HSI, GPS, DG & More
Inertia Seat Belts
Fuel Tank Drain
Reinforced Tail Boom with Cherry Max Rivets
Low RPM Warning System
Lighter, More Powerful Battery
Leather Interior