Illustration below visualizes the various configurations available for the AVX FVL in "Utility" mode. Notable are the cavernous cargo hold and ramp for better payload performance and ease of loading, respectively.
From top center of illustration and moving clockwise Suitability Factors include the following:
- Multiple FAST rope provisions
- LHD suitable with auto-fold kit
- Large open cabin for operational flexibility
- External load capacity = 13,000 lb.
- Accommodates 12 NATO litters with aisle for head-to-toe access
- Self deployable with internal auxiliary fuel cells
- Accepts two (2) 463L pallets
- Side guns provide 180° flanking fire suppression