Sikorsky S-61 H-3

HH-3E Jolly Green Giant



Sikorsky HH-3E Jolly Green Giant

USAF CSAR version with uprated engines, armor plate, additional fuel tanks and rescue hoist.
Eight aircraft built and 50 CH-3Es were converted to this standard

Model News

HH-60W Named Jolly Green II, 27-Feb-20 : #JollyGreenII Following the tradition of the Vietnam era combat rescue helicopters HH-3E Jolly Green and HH-53 Super Jolly Green, Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett revealed the name of USAF newest helicopter during the AWS20


Engine: 2 x GE T58-GE-5 1500 shp
Capacity: 4 + 25
Length: (m) 17.45
Height: (m) 5.5
Blades: 5
Rotor diam.: (m) 18.9
Disc area: (m2) 280.5
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 6095     Max: 10000
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 248     Max: 264
Range: (km) 417
Ceiling: (m) 3960
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 463

List of Operators of Sikorsky HH-3E Jolly Green Giant

From Organisation with model HH-3E Jolly Green Giant
usa US Air Force
    S-61 H-3 138 1962/94

Construction Numbers on database of HH-3E Jolly Green Giant


share     facebook     twitter     linkedin