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Sikorsky H-53 Sea Stallion

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Contents

Inhalt

  Development     Entwicklung  
  Variants     Versionen  
  Operational history     Einsatzgeschichte  
  Drawings / Markings     Zeichnungen / Markierungen  
  Specifications     Technische Daten  
  Serials     Seriennummern  
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Development

Entwicklung

Ordered

   

Bestellt

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Variants

Versionen

YCH-53A

Two prototypes with two 2,850 shp  T64-GE-3 engines.

  YCH-53A  
CH-53A

Initial production for USMC, 139 built

CH-53A
RH-53A

CH-53A re-engined with two 3,925 shp T64-GE-413 engines as Airborne mine countermeasures versions for the US Navy, 15 conversion.

RH-53A  
CH-53D CH-53A with improved transmission, larger cabin for 55 troops and automatic rotor blade folding for the US Marine Corps, 126 built. CH-53D
RH-53D United States Navy mine countermeasures version of the CH-53D RH-53D  
VH-53D Two CH-53Ds for USMC VIP transport VH-53D  
CH-53E Super Stallion
Three engined version of the CH-53D, 177 build
CH-53E
MH-53E Sea Dragon U.S.s Navy mine countermeasures version of the CH-53E MH-53E
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Operational history

Einsatzgeschichte

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Drawings

Zeichnungen

Marines Heavy Helicopter Squadrom

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HMH-361 HMH-362 HMH-363
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HMH-366 HMH-461 HMH-462
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HMH-463 HMH-464 HMH-465
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HMH-466 HMH-769 HMH-777

Helicopter Combat Support  Squadron

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HC-4

Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron

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HM-12 HM-14 HM-15

 

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HM-16 HM-18 HM-19

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Specifications

Technische Daten

Specifications

CH-53D

CH-53E

Rotor diameter

Rotordurchmesser

22.01 m

24.00 m

Length

Länge

26.97 m

30.20 m

Height

Höhe

7.60 m

8.46 m

Engine

Motor

2× General Electric T64-GE-413 turboshaft, 3,925 shp each

3× General Electric T64-GE-416/416A turboshaft, 4,380 shp each

Maximum speed

Höchstgeschwindigkeit

315 km/h

315 km/h

Empty weight

Leergewicht

10,740 kg

15,071 kg

Loaded weight

Startgewicht

19,100 kg

33,300 kg

Climb Rate

Steigrate

12.5 m/s

13 m/s

Service ceiling

Gipfelhöhe

5,106 m

5,640 m

Range

Reichweite

1,000 km

1,000 km

Armament

Bewaffnung

3× 12.7 machine guns

3× 12.7 machine guns

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Serials

Seriennummern

Sikorsky H-53 Sea Stallion

YCH-53A

151613 - 151614 

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CH-53A

151686 - 151701 

16

CH-53A

152392 - 152415 

 

CH-53A

153274 - 153313 

 

CH-53A

153705 - 153739 

 

CH-53A

154863 - 154884 

 

CH-53G

154885 - 154886 

 

CH-53A

154887 - 154888 

 

CH-53D

156654 - 156677 

 

CH-53D

156951 - 156970 

 

CH-53D

157127 - 157176 

 

CH-53D

157727 - 157756 

 

CH-53D

157930 - 157931 

 

CH-53D

 

 

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