Sikorsky CH-124B Sea King Aircraft Data
Photo ID 191027 by Colin Moeser. Canada Air Force Sikorsky CH 124B Sea King, 12424
The Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King is a twin-engined anti-submarine warfare (ASW) helicopter. It served with the United States Navy and other forces, and continues to serve in many countries around the world.

The Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King is a twin-engined anti-submarine warfare (ASW) helicopter designed for shipboard use.
The CH-124B is modified without the water dipping sonar and configured with additional troop seats.
  • Country of Origin: United States
  • First Flight: 1959
  • Initial Service Date: 1963
  • No. Built: 41
  • No. In Service: 28
  • No. of Hardpoints: 2
  • Crew: 4

Power:

2× General Electric T58-GE-8F turboshafts at 3,000 hp

Weapons:

2x Mk. 46 Torpedoes
FN C6 Door Gun 7.62mm

Dimensions:

Length: 2,088 in.
Rotor Length: 62 ft 0 in.
Rotor Disc Area: 3,019 sq.ft
Height: 16 ft. 10 in.
Empty Weight: 11,865 lbs
Max. Weight: 22,050 lbs
Internal Fuel: 3,800 lbs

Performance:

Max. Speed: 166 mph
Cruise Speed: 136 mph
Service Ceiling: 14,700 ft.
Normal Range: 540 nm
Max. Range: 540 nm

Operators:

Canadian Forces

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