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Kamov Ka-18 (Hog)

Light Utility Helicopter

Just over 100 examples of the Kamov Ka-18 light utility helicopter were produced for the Soviet Union during the Cold War.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 8/24/2018
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Year: 1957
Status: Retired, Out-of-Service
Manufacturer(s): Kamov - Soviet Union
Production: 120
Crew: 1
Length: 23.13 ft (7.05 m)
Width: 32.64 ft (9.95 m)
Height: 10.99 ft (3.35 m)
Weight (Empty): 2,337 lb (1,060 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 3,263 lb (1,480 kg)
Power: 1 x Ivchenko AI-14VF 9-cylinder air-cooled radial piston engine developing 280 horsepower and driving 2 x three-bladed coaxial main rotors.
Speed: 93 mph (150 kph; 81 kts)
Ceiling: 10,663 feet (3,250 m; 2.02 miles)
Range: 103 miles (165 km; 89 nm)
Operators: Soviet Union



Variants / Models

• Ka-18 (Hog) - Base Series Designation
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