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  • Sikorsky S-61 H-3

    SH-3A Sea King

    1962





    Model



    Sikorsky SH-3A Sea King

    Redesignation of the HSS-2 under the Oct.1962 DoD Tri-Service integrated naming convention. All HSS-2/SH-3A built for USN after Oct 1962 were designated thus.




    Specifications


    Engine: 2 x GE T58-GE-6 1050 shp
    Capacity: 4
    Length: (m) 16.7
    Height: (m) 5.13
    Blades: 5
    Rotor diam.: (m) 19
    Disc area: (m2)
    Weight: (kgs) Empty: 5180     Max: 9300
    Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 214     Max: 246
    Range: (km) 1005
    Ceiling: (m) 3290
    Rate/Climb: (m/min) 555
    blueprints


    List of Operators of Sikorsky SH-3A Sea King


    From Organisation with model SH-3A Sea King
    1961
    usa US Navy
        S-61 H-3 355 1961/09
    1972
    argentina Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina
        S-61 H-3 14 1972/   
    1973
    usa Carson Helicopters
        S-61 H-3 1973/   
    1980
    usa Croman Corp
        S-61 H-3 1980/   
    2007
    india Bharatiya Nau Sena
        S-61 H-3 6 2007/   
    2010
    usa US Department of State
        S-61 H-3 2010/18
    Construction Numbers on database of SH-3A Sea King

    35sh-3a






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