/ HH-60J for the United States Coast Guard. 42 delivered between 1990 and 1996. Redesignated MH-60J
. All survivors converted to MH-60T
standard under Deepwater program from 2007.
The HH-60J is a member of the Sikorsky S-70 family. Airframe is based on the US Navy SH-60 Seahawk
variant and was developed in conjunction with the HH-60H
. It was chosen to replace the HH-3F Pelican
and is designed to fly a crew of four up to 300 mi (483 km) offshore, hoist up to 6 additional people on board while remaining on-scene for up to 45 minutes and return to base while maintaining an adequate fuel reserve