S61R

SIKORSKY S-61R

Aircraft
Name
S-61R
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Rotary
Position
Five-blade main rotor
Tail
Five-blade tail rotor
WTC
L
Type Code
H2T
Engine
Turboshaft
Engine Count
Multi
Position
Above cabin
Landing gear
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
SIKORSKY Pelican
SIKORSKY HH-3 Pelican
SIKORSKY CH-3
SIKORSKY HH-3
SIKORSKY S-61R
AGUSTA AS-61R
AGUSTA HH-3

S61R

Medium-lift transport/SAR helicopter. The Sikorsky S-61R is a twin-engine helicopter used in transport or search and rescue roles. A developed version of the S-61/SH-3 Sea King, the S-61R was also built under license by Agusta as the AS-61R.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
18.90 m
Length (metric)
22.30 m
Height (metric)
5.51 m
Powerplant

2 x General Electric T58-10 turboshafts, 1,119 kW each.

Engine Model(s)
General Electric T58
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
n/a
MTOW
9700 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH
n/a
ROC
n/a
Cruise
TAS
133 kts
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
100
Range
1600 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS
n/a
MCS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS)
n/a
Distance
n/a

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