A 4-place conventional utility helicopter developed by Kaman, commonly used for shipboard operations.  By the glossary definition, with a Useful Load of 5847 lb (2652 kg), the calculated Empty Weight is approximately 3154 kg.

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Kaman Aircraft Corporation

Primary manufacturer: Kaman Aircraft Corporation

Parent type: Kaman K-800/H-2 Seasprite

Aircraft status: No longer flying

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

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)

Overall Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 2

Engine designation: GE T58-GE-8B turbine

Engine manufacturer: GE Aviation

Take-off / rated power: 933 kW (1250 hp)

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Max Gross Weight (ground): 5806 kg (12800 lb)

Max Range: 680 km (367 nm)

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