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EADS CASA HC-144 Ocean Sentry

Maritime Search and Rescue Aircraft

The EADS CASA HC-144 of the US Coast Guard is an SAR variant of the successful CN-235 series transport.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 6/13/2017
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Year: 2009
Manufacturer(s): EADS North America - USA
Production: 13
Crew: 2
Length: 70.24 ft (21.41 m)
Width: 84.65 ft (25.8 m)
Height: 26.84 ft (8.18 m)
Weight (Empty): 21,605 lb (9,800 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 36,376 lb (16,500 kg)
Power: 2 x General Electric CT7 turboprop engines developing 1,870 shaft horsepower each.
Speed: 272 mph (437 kph; 236 kts)
Range: 1,802 miles (2,900 km; 1,566 nm)
Operators: United States



Variants / Models

• HC-144 - Base Series Designation
• HC-144A - Initial Production Version
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