Armored twin-turbine gunship version of the UH-2A, developed in 1966. Ordered by the US Navy for Search and Rescue (SAR) and use based off of naval destroyers.
The helicopter is fitted with: chin-mounted minigun turret capable of 4000 rounds of 7. 62 mm fire a minute; two waist-mounted 7. 62 mm machine guns; dual UHF electronics for tracking downed aircraft/crew; stretched acrylic shatter-proof windows; a 200 ft hoist cable.
Source: "Armed Kaman UH-2C Seasprites Ordered by U.S. Navy". Vertiflite, September 1968. Published by AHS International. Page 20.
VTOL type: Helicopter
Lift configuration: Single main rotor
Dedicated control device: Tail rotor
Crew required: TBA
Crew seating: Side-by-side
Landing gear: Wheels (some retractable)