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CH-47D Chinook

Powerplant: Two Textron Lycoming T55-L712 engines
Rotor System: Three blades per hub (two hubs)
Fiberglass construction
Speed: 225 r/min
Manual folding blades
Performance at 50,000 lb:
SL cruise: 143 kn.
Rate of climb: 1,522 ft/min.
Range: SL and ISA, 230 nmi.
Cockpit-crew seats: 2
Cabin-troop seats/litters: 33/24
Aircraft Survivability Equipment:
APR-39A(V)1 Radar Signal Detecting Set
AN/AVR-2 Laser Detecting Set
AN/AAR-47 Missile Warning System
AN/APR-44 Radar Warning System
AN/ALQ-156A Missile Approach Warning System
M-130 General purpose Despenser System
Max gross: 50,000 lbs.
Empty: 23,401 lbs.

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