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Kamov Ka-15 (Hen)

Light Utility Helicopter

The Kamov Ka-15 was introduced in 1955 but produced in fewer than 400 examples for the Soviet Union.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 8/24/2018
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Year: 1955
Status: Retired, Out-of-Service
Manufacturer(s): Kamov - Soviet Union
Production: 375
Crew: 2
Length: 20.51 ft (6.25 m)
Width: 32.64 ft (9.95 m)
Height: 10.99 ft (3.35 m)
Weight (Empty): 2,205 lb (1,000 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 3,086 lb (1,400 kg)
Power: 1 x Ivchenko AI-14V radial piston engine developing 255 horsepower and driving 2 x three-bladed coaxial main rotors.
Speed: 93 mph (150 kph; 81 kts)
Ceiling: 9,843 feet (3,000 m; 1.86 miles)
Range: 249 miles (400 km; 216 nm)
Operators: Soviet Union



Variants / Models

• Ka-15 "Hen" - Base Series Name
• Ka-15M - Civilian market model of the military Ka-15.
• Ka-18 - Four-seat variant of the Ka-15
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