UH-1

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[edit] Status

[edit] Tail UH-1B

  • Undergoing restoration to flying status

[edit] Specifications (UH-1D)

[edit] General characteristics

  • Crew: 1-4 - one pilot, one co-pilot and two door gunners
  • Length: 57 ft 1 in (17.4 m)
  • Rotor diameter: 48 ft (14.63 m)
  • Height: 14 ft 5 in (4.39 m)
  • Empty weight: 5,215 lb (2,365 kg)
  • Max takeoff weight: 9,040 lb (4,309 kg)
  • Powerplant: 1× Lycoming T53-L-11 turboshaft, 1,100 shp (820 kW)
  • Rotor system: 2 blades on main rotor

[edit] Performance

  • Maximum speed: 117 knots (135 mph, 217 km/h)
  • Range: 374 nmi (315 mi, 507 km)
  • Service ceiling: 19,390 ft (5,910 m)
  • Rate of climb: 1,755 ft/min (8.92 m/s)

[edit] Armament

  • 2x 7.62 mm M60 machine gun, or 2x 7.62 mm GAU-17/A machine gun
  • 2.75in (70mm) rockets - 7 rockets mounted in the M158 launcher or 19 rockets in the M200 launcher
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