Rated power is net power after cooling


Data on manufacture and type

Manufacturer: Continental Motors

Powerplant type: Reciprocating

Powerplant Ratings

Provided powerplant data is for uninstalled, sea level, static operations.

Rated power is net power after cooling

Normal Ratings
Max continuous:  
Take-off / rated: 194 kW 260 hp
OEI Ratings
OEI contingency:  
OEI continuous:  
OEI 30-second:  
OEI intermediate:  


References and sources used

CH-1 Complements Cessna's Light Aircraft Fleet
Cessna Aircraft Company
Journal of the American Helicopter Society, Vol. 1, No. 1, Jan 1956 (page 71)
Excellent summary of the design and development of the CH-1 Skyhook

Aircraft using the Continental FSO-470-A