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Sikorsky HH‑3E "Jolly Green Giant"

More (on the CH version) from the U.S. Air Force Museum


Main rotor diameter: 62 ft.

Fuselage Length: 73 ft. 0 in.

Height: 18 ft. 1 in.

Weight: 22,050 lbs. loaded

Armament: Two 7.62mm machine guns

Engines: Two General Electric T58‑GE‑5 turboshaft engines of 1,500 hp. each

Crew: Three


Maximum speed: 163 mph.

Cruising speed: 140 mph.

Range: 779 miles with external fuel tanks

Service Ceiling: 21,000 ft.

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