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
Production Total: 40
Length: 39.37 ft (12 m)
Width: 38.06 ft (11.60 m)
Height: 12.47ft (3.80 m)
Weight (Empty): 5,401 lb (2,450 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 8,818 lb (4,000 kg)
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: 173 mph (278 kmh; 150 kts)
Maximum Range: 336 miles (540 km)
Service Ceiling: 16,076 ft (4,900 m; 3.0 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet-per-minute (0 m/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.