Ka-18
Kamov Ka-18 Hog (CCCP-68627) (9838681524).jpg
Role Light utility helicopter
National origin Soviet Union
Manufacturer Kamov
First flight 1955
Introduction 1957
Retired 1973
Number built ~120[1]
Developed from Kamov Ka-15

The Kamov Ka-18 (NATO reporting name Hog) was a Soviet four-seat utility helicopter that first flew in 1955. It was a development of the Kamov Ka-15, with a lengthened fuselage and a more powerful engine - the 190 kW (255 hp) Ivchenko AI-14V radial. Total production from Kamov was about 120.

Operators

 Soviet Union

Specifications (Ka-18)

Data from Soviet Transport Aircraft since 1945[3]

General characteristics

Performance

See also

Related development Ka-15 Related lists

References

Citations

  1. ^ "Сайт авиационной истории - Реестр Ка-18".
  2. ^ "1971 Military Helicopter Market pg. 581". flight. Retrieved 21 October 2014.
  3. ^ Stroud 1968, pp. 139–140.

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