Sikorsky S-61 H-3

UH-3H Sea King



Sikorsky UH-3H Sea King

In the 1990s, as US Navy fleet HS squadrons began to field the SH-60F Seahawk, many SH-3H Sea Kings were stripped of their mission equipment, and became UH-3H utility helicopters.

Model News

Last U.S. Navy Sea King Helicopter Delivered, 18-Nov-05 : The newly delivered Sea King is the last of four Sea Kings assigned to Patuxent River. They went through extensive maintenance and upgrade program at IMP Aerospace in Halifax.


Engine: 2 x
Capacity: 3
Length: (m) 21.91
Height: (m) 4.93
Blades: 5
Rotor diam.: (m) 18.9
Disc area: (m2) 280
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 5895     Max: 9525
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 222
Range: (km) 1100
Ceiling: (m) 3720
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 670

List of Operators of Sikorsky UH-3H Sea King

From Organisation with model UH-3H Sea King
usa US Navy
    S-61 H-3 355 1961/09
argentina Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina
    S-61 H-3 14 1972/   
india Bharatiya Nau Sena
    S-61 H-3 6 2007/   
peru Marina de Guerra del Peru
Construction Numbers on database of UH-3H Sea King


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