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MH-60R Seahawk Multimission Naval Helicopter

Crew

Three to four

Passenger Capacity

Five

Maiden Flight

July 2001

Introduced

August 2005

Manufacturer

Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation

Operator

US Navy

Folded Length

12.5m

Folded Height

4.1m

Wheelbase

4.7m

Rotor Diameter

16.4m

Tail Rotor Diameter

3.3m

Length

3.2m

Width

1.8m

Height

1.3m

Area

6m²

Volume

8.5m³

Take-Off Weight

10,659kg

Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Gross Weight

10,170kg

Anti-Surface Warfare (AsuW) Weight

9,820kg

Maximum Useful Load ASW

3,003kg

Maximum Useful Load AsuW

2,744kg

Empty Weight

6,895kg

Loaded Weight

8,055kg

Type

2 × GE T700-GE-401C

Rating

1,425kW

Time on Station ASW

1.5 hours

Time on Station AsuW

1.8 hours

Maximum Speed

267km/h

Cruise Speed

168km/h

Range

834km

Rate of Climb

8.3m/s

Service Ceiling

3,438m

Torpedoes

3 × mk46 or mk50 torpedoes

Missiles

AGM-119 Penguin missile, AGM-114 Hellfire missiles

Guns

Mk44 mod 0 30mm cannon

Cockpit and Mission System Integrator

Owego Helo Systems

Telephonics

Communication Management Systems

GPS

Northrop Grumman

Ku-Band Link

Harris Hawklink

Anti-Surface Missiles and Electronic Support Measures

Lockheed Martin

Infra-Red Jammer and Decoy Dispenser

BAE Systems

ALFS Dipping Sonar

Raytheon
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