Specifications for the
Kawasaki OH-1 Ninja
Light Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter
Focus Model: Kawasaki OH-1 Ninja
Country of Origin: Japan
Manufacturer: Kawasaki - Japan
Initial Year of Service: 2000
Length: 39.37ft (12m)
Width: 38.06ft (11.60m)
Height: 12.47ft (3.80m)
Weight (Empty): 5,401lbs (2,450kg)
Weight (MTOW): 8,818lbs (4,000kg)
Powerplant: 2 x Mitsubishi TS1-M-10 turboshaft engines developing 890 horsepower each driving a four-blade main rotor and fenestron shrouded tail rotor.
Maximum Speed: 173mph (278kmh; 150kts)
Maximum Range: 336miles (540km)
Service Ceiling: 16,076ft (4,900m; 3.0miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet per minute (0m/min)
Variable - dependent upon mission type. May include a mix of missiles, rocket pods, gun pods and cannon pods as required.
XOH-1 - Prototype Designation; six examples produced.