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Ka-50 Black Shark (Hokum) Attack Helicopter

Crew

1

Maiden Flight

17 June 1982

Entry into Service

28 August 1995

Number Built

16 (2006)

Unit Cost

$15m (2009)

Manufacturer

Kamov Aircraft Industries

Operator

Russian Air Force

Length

13.50m

Rotor Diameter

2 × 14.50m

Height

5.4m

Disc Area

330.3m²

Crew

1

Manufacturer

Kamov Aircraft Industries

Operator

Russian Air Force

Maiden Flight

17 June 1982

Entry into Service

28 August 1995

Number Built

16 (2006)

Unit Cost

$15m (2009)

Length

13.50m

Rotor Diameter

2 × 14.50m

Height

5.4m

Disc Area

330.3m²

Empty Weight

7,800kg

Loaded Weight

9,800kg

Maximum Take-Off Weight

10,800kg

Type

2 × Klimov TV3-117VK turboshaft engines

Empty Weight

7,800kg

Loaded Weight

9,800kg

Power Capacity

1,660kW

Maximum Take-Off Weight

10,800kg

Maximum Speed

390km/h

Cruise Speed

270km/h

Range

1,180km

Combat Radius

460km

Service Ceiling

5,500m

Rate of Climb

16m/s

Disc Loading

30kg/m²

Endurance

3 hours

Type

2 × Klimov TV3-117VK turboshaft engines

Power Capacity

1,660kW

Maximum Speed

390km/h

Cruise Speed

270km/h

Range

1,180km

Combat Radius

460km

Service Ceiling

5,500m

Rate of Climb

16m/s

Disc Loading

30kg/m²

Endurance

3 hours
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