|Capacity:||Up to 4 passengers and two litters|
|Empty Weight:||7,000 lbs.|
|Gross Weight:||12,800 lbs.|
|Cruise Speed:||130 mph|
|Maximum Speed:||140 mph|
|Powerplant:||2 X General Electric T58-GE-8F|
|Armament:||2 X side fuselage mounted pylons; 2 X ASW torpedoes|
THIS AIRCRAFT IS ON LOAN FROM THE NATIONAL NAVAL AVIATION MUSEUM, PENSACOLA, FLORIDA
The Seasprite is a ship-based helicopter with anti-submarine and anti-surface threat capability, including over-the-horizon targeting. It was also used for search and rescue missions. It was designed to be a fast, all-weather utility craft for the U.S. Navy.
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