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Reconnaissance and Control

Hughes Defender (Hebrew nickname: 'Lahatut' ('Sleight of Hand'))

Type Twin seat light anti-tank helicopter
Manufacturing Country USA
Dimensions Rotor span: 8.05 m, Length: 7.1 m, Height: 2.7 m
Performance Max. speed: 280 kph, Cruise speed: 250 kph, Cruise ceiling: 2,680 m , Range: 425 km
Weight Empty: 585 kg , Max. weight: 1,360 kg
Engine Allison 250 engine rated at 420 hp
Armaments Four anti-tank TOW missiles