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Compare Aircraft Results - Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King vs Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone


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
9
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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