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  • Kaman K-225

    Derived from K-190
    1949










    Open frame three-seat utility helicopter developed from K-190 with Kaman twin rotor system and provision for agricultural twin hoppers and dusting system. Powered by one 225hp Textron Lycoming O-435-A2 piston engine driving wooden main rotor blades. Prot. N404A. 7 built. One aircraft for USAF as H-22 (s/n 50-1271). One aircraft for USMC and two for USN (one later passed to USCG.) [Unofficial designation XHTK-1.]
    Disc area shown below ignores overlap of intermeshing blades.




    Specifications


    Engine: 1 x
    Capacity: 1 + 2
    Length: (m) 7.01
    Height: (m) 14.17
    Blades: 4
    Rotor diam.: (m) 11.58
    Disc area: (m2) 210.73
    Weight: (kgs)     Max: 1225
    Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 105     Max: 117
    Range: (km) 310
    Ceiling: (m) 1875     Max: 3655
    Rate/Climb: (m/min) 198


    Derivatives & Versions


    ModelYearHistory
    Huskie 1949



    List of Operators of Kaman K-225


    From Organisation with model K-225
    1950
    usa US Navy
        3 1950/56
    usa US Coast Guard
        1 1950/54



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