MH-60 BLACK HAWK SIKORSKY MH-60 BLACK HAWK COMMISSIONED: ORIGIN: RANGE: ENGINES: 1978 USA 2,200 KM (1,367 MILES) TWIN GENERAL ELECTRIC T700-GE701C 1,940 SHAFT HORSEPOWER 2 2X MOUNTED M134 MINIGUNS CREW: PRIMARY WEAPON: TWIN ENGINES Two General Electric engines provide 3,880 shaft horsepower, enabling the aircraft to reach a top speed of 280km/h. RADAR “THE MH-60 VARIANT WAS DEVELOPED FROM THE STANDARD UH-60 BLACK HAWK FOR USE DURING SPECIAL OPERATIONS” As well as GPS capability, the MH-60 is fitted with multi-mode radar capable of tracking the terrain below, even in poor weather conditions. PASSENGERS Up to 11 personnel can be transported in the rear of the aircraft, which has an operational range of over 2,200km. 63
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