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    Comparison of the Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King Ship-based Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Helicopter and the Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone Maritime Multirole Helicopter.



    Your comparison results are listed below. A reported value of '0' appearing in some fields below reflects that the value is not available (NA). Rotary-wing (Helicopter) systems have their width based on the overall diameter of their main rotor blade. UAV entries may display their crew value as '0', not taking into account their ground-based pilots. Compare another two aircraft.



    Subjects
    Sikorsky SH-3D Sea King
    Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone
    Crew
    4
    4
    Production
    1,100
    6
    Length
    54.79 ft (16.7 m)
    68.57 ft (20.9 m)
    Width
    62.3 ft (19.0 m)
    58.1 ft (17.7 m)
    Height
    16.9 ft (5.2 m)
    15.4 ft (4.7 m)
    Empty Weight
    11,872 lb (5,385 kg)
    15,587 lb (7,070 kg)
    MTOW
    22,046 lb (10,000 kg)
    28,307 lb (12,840 kg)
    Power
    2 x General Electric T58-GE-10 turboshaft engines developing 1,400 horsepower each and driving a five-blade main rotor and five-blade tail rotor.
    2 x General Electric CT7-8A7 turboshaft engines developing 3,000 shaft horsepower each.
    Speed
    166 mph (267 kph)
    190 mph (306 kph)
    Range
    621 miles (1,000 km)
    0 miles (0 km)
    Ceiling
    14,698 ft (4,480 m)
    15,000 ft (4,572 m)
    Armament
    Variable:

    2 OR 4 x Mark 44 or Mark 46 torpedoes
    2 x Anti-Ship Missiles (ASMs)
    4 x Naval depth charges
    B-57 nuclear depth charge
    2 x 7.62mm Machine guns at door mountings

    Up to 840lb of ordnance and / or mission equipment. Door guns optional (some models).
    STANDARD:
    2 x Mk 46 torpedoes

    OPTIONAL:
    1 OR 2 x 7.62mm M240 general purpose machine gun at door.
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