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Lockheed Martin LMH-1 (P-791)

Cargo Hybrid Airship

OVERVIEW
HISTORY
SPECIFICATIONS
ARMAMENT
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DATA
Overview



A first flight of an LMH-1 prototype for Lockheed is expected in 2017 with service entry possible in 2018.
History



Detailing the development and operational history of the Lockheed Martin LMH-1 (P-791) Cargo Hybrid Airship.  Entry last updated on 6/22/2018. Authored by Staff Writer. Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com.
Straightline Aviation (SLA) has committed to becoming the launch customer for the Lockheed LMH-1 series airship. Seven of the aircraft will initially form the fleet and these are set to serve the minerals industry. Introduction is tentatively scheduled for sometime in 2019.




Specifications

YEAR: 2019
STATUS: In-Development
MANUFACTURER(S): Lockheed Martin - USA
PRODUCTION: 1
CREW: 3
LENGTH: 280.02 ft (85.35 m)
WIDTH: 148.00 ft (45.11 m)
HEIGHT: 77.99 ft (23.77 m)
POWER: 4 x V6 diesel-fueled engines developing 300 horsepower driving three-bladed propeller units.
SPEED: 69 mph (111 kph; 60 kts)
RANGE: 1,616 miles (2,600 km; 1,404 nm)
OPERATORS: United States (probable)
Armament



None. Up to 47,000lb of cargo payload or nineteen passengers.
Variants / Models



• LMH-1 - Base Series Designation
• P-791 - Proof-of-Concept Demonstrator








Our Data Modules allow for quick visual reference when comparing a single entry against contemporary designs. Areas covered include general ratings, speed assessments, and relative ranges based on distances between major cities.

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Relative Maximum Speed
Hi: 100mph
Lo: 50mph
This entry's maximum listed speed (69mph).

Graph average of 75 miles-per-hour.
City-to-City Ranges
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Graph showcases the Lockheed Martin LMH-1's operational range (on internal fuel) when compared to distances between major cities.
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Unit Production (1)
Comm. Market HI*: 44,000 units
Military Market HI**: 36,183 units
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  * Commercial Market High belongs to Cessna 172.

  ** Military Market High belongs to Ilyushin Il-2.


Supported Roles
A2A
Interception
UAV
Ground Attack
CAS
Training
ASW
Anti-Ship
AEW
MEDEVAC
EW
Maritime/Navy
SAR
Aerial Tanker
Utility/Transport
VIP
Passenger
Business
Recon
SPECOPS
X-Plane/Development
A2A=Air-to-Air; UAV=Unmanned; CAS=Close Support; ASW=Anti-Submarine; AEW=Airborne Early Warning; MEDEVAC=Medical Evac; EW=Electronic Warfare; SAR=Search-Rescue
Commitments / Honors
Military lapel ribbon for Operation Allied Force
Military lapel ribbon for the Arab-Israeli War
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Britain
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Midway
Military lapel ribbon for the Berlin Airlift
Military lapel ribbon for the Chaco War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cold War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cuban Missile Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for pioneering aircraft
Military lapel ribbon for the Falklands War
Military lapel ribbon for the French-Indochina War
Military lapel ribbon for the Golden Age of Flight
Military lapel ribbon for the 1991 Gulf War
Military lapel ribbon for the Indo-Pak Wars
Military lapel ribbon for the Iran-Iraq War
Military lapel ribbon for the Korean War
Military lapel ribbon for the 1982 Lebanon War
Military lapel ribbon for the Malayan Emergency
Military lapel ribbon representing modern aircraft
Military lapel ribbon for the attack on Pearl Harbor
Military lapel ribbon for the Six Day War
Military lapel ribbon for the Soviet-Afghan War
Military lapel ribbon for the Spanish Civil War
Military lapel ribbon for the Suez Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for the Vietnam War
Military lapel ribbon for Warsaw Pact of the Cold War-era
Military lapel ribbon for the WASP (WW2)
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 1
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 2
Military lapel ribbon for the Yom Kippur War
Military lapel ribbon for experimental x-plane aircraft
* Ribbons not necessarily indicative of actual historical campaign ribbons. Ribbons are clickable to their respective campaigns/operations.




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