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Primary Function Carrier-on-board delivery (COD) aircraft
Contractor Grumann Aerospace Corp.
Unit Cost $38.96 million
Propulsion Two Allison T-56-A-425 turboprop engines; 4,600 shaft horsepower each
Wing span 80 feet, 7 inches
29 feet, 4 inches, wings folded
Length 56 feet, 10 inches
Height 15 feet, 10.5 inches
Weight 36,346 pounds empty. 54,354 pounds maximum takeoff
57,000 lbs (25,650 kg) Max. gross, take-off
Maximum payload 8,600 pounds Carrier operation
10,000 pounds Land operation
Speed Max.: 300 knots (345 miles, 553 km, per hour)
cruise: 296 mph
Ceiling 30,000 feet (9,100 meters)
Range 1,040 nm (1,200 miles) 8,600 pounds freight
1,560 nm (1,796 miles) Ferry mission
1,440 nautical miles
1,300 nautical miles (1,495 statute miles)
Crew Four
Avionics AN/APN-234 Weather Radar
LTN-211 Omega Navigation System
AN/ARN-126 Radio Receiving Set (Navigation)
AN/APN-233 Doppler Navigation System
N15F210B (Dukane) Underwater Acoustic Beacon
OA-8697/ARD UHF Radio Direction Finder
AN/ARC-175 VHF Voice Radio System

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