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Aircraft Type: H-19B, S/N 53-4426, Chickasaw, Sikorsky  

Mission: Search and rescue helicopter  

Number Built: During 10 years of production 1,181 H-19 Chickasaw helicopters were produced.  

Powerplant: One Wright R-1300-3 radial air-cooled engine, 800 horsepower  

Weight: Empty 5,250 pounds, loaded 7,900 pounds   

Dimensions: Rotor diameter 53′, length 42’3″, height 13’4″  

Performance: Maximum speed 112 MPH, cruising speed 91 MPH, service ceiling 5,800 feet