How much is a MH-60R Seahawk?

How much is a MH-60R Seahawk?

The announcement comes as Spain works to upgrade other parts of its helicopter fleet. WASHINGTON: Spain has been cleared to purchase eight MH-60R Seahawk helicopters for an estimated price tag of $950 million, the US State Department announced today.

What is the difference between MH 60S and MH-60R?

Overall, the MH-60S has much less advanced equipment than the MH-60R, but it does have one very unique and highly advanced piece of equipment, the Airborne Laser Mine Detection System (ALMDS).

How many MH-60R does Australia have?

Through this acquisition, the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) will acquire 13 additional MH-60Rs from the United States Navy, increasing its operational rotary wing fleet to 36.

How many Sonobuoys can a MH-60R carry?

25 sonobuoys
The MH-60R can carry up to 25 sonobuoys or 3 passengers and 6,000 pounds of external cargo. The MH-60R made its first flight on July 19, 2001.

How much does a MH-60R weight?

around 6,895kg
MH-60R can climb at a rate of 8.38m/s. The maximum and cruise speed of the helicopter are 267km/h and 168km/h respectively, while the range is 834km. The service ceiling of the helicopter is 3,438m. The helicopter weighs around 6,895kg and has a maximum take-off weight of 10,659kg.

What is a Seahawk helicopter?

The Sikorsky SH-60/MH-60 Seahawk (or Sea Hawk) is a twin turboshaft engine, multi-mission United States Navy helicopter based on the United States Army UH-60 Black Hawk and a member of the Sikorsky S-70 family.

What does MH stand for in MH-60?

Multi-Mission Aircraft
In the US military’s Mission Design Series (MDS) designation system for aerospace vehicles, the modified mission prefix letter “M” stands for Multi-mission.

How many helicopters does the Australian Navy have?

Present

Aircraft Origin In service
MH-60 Seahawk United States 23
NHI MRH 90 France 6
Eurocopter EC135 Germany 15

How many Romeo helicopter India have?

The Romeo, manufactured by Lockheed Martin Corporation, is an all-weather helicopter designed to support multiple missions with state of the art avionics and sensors. India had ordered 24 of these helicopters under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) from the US government last year.

What helicopter does the Navy use?