Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight Helicopter at Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum

Helicopter Details

Helicopter: Sea Knight CH-46
Manufacturer: Boeing Vertol
Unit: HMM-165
Tail Code: Y W

Sea Knight CH-46 History:

Sea Knight CH-46 Description:

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Specifications:

Power
Two 1,250-horsepower T58-GE-8B engines
Rotor diameter- 50 feet
Fuselage length 44 feet 7 inches
Maximum gross weight 23,000 pounds (CH-46D), 24,300 pounds (CH-46E)
Top speed 165 mph
Cruising speed 155 mph
Range 265 miles
Ceiling 12,800 feet (with normal load)
Accommodation:Crew 3, 17 troops or 15 litters and 2 attendants