SPECIAL-MISSION: SEARCH & RESCUE
Ability to locate and extract personnel from areas of potential harm or peril (i.e. downed airmen in the sea).
General transport functionality to move supplies/cargo or personnel (including wounded and VIP) over range.
Used in the Very-Important-Person (VIP) passenger transport role, typically with above-average amenities and luxuries as standard.
Surveil ground targets / target areas to assess environmental threat levels, enemy strength, or enemy movement.
Maximum Take-Off Weight
2 x Pratt & Whitney R-2800-99W "Double Wasp" 18-cylinder radial piston engines developing 2,300 horsepower each driving three-bladed propeller units; 2 x General Electric J85-GE-17 turbojet engines developing 2,850 lb of thrust each.
(367 kph | 198 knots)
(8,800 m | 5 miles)
(1,666 km | 900 nm)
MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030