Civil helicopter used in overwater operations, often supporting oil drilling.  The cabin accomodates 25-30 passengers.  The helicopter is the same as the land-based S-61L except for the equipped floats of the HSS-2 (SH-3).

Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.

Primary manufacturer: Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.

Parent type: Sikorsky S-61/H-3

Aircraft status: Status unknown

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

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Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 2

Weights and Performance

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