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Mil Mi-8 'Hip' (Captured: October 16th 1973)

Type Transport and assault helicopter
Manufacturing Country USSR
Dimensions Rotor diameter - 21.29 m, Length - 18.17 m, Height - 5.65 m, Rotor disc area - 356 sq. m
Performance Maximum speed - 134 knots, Cruise speed - 121 knots, Climb rate - 1,218 ft./sec, Ceiling - 14,760 ft, Range - 950 km
Weight Empty - 7,180 km , Max. loaded - 12,000 kg
Engine Two Izotov TB-2-117A engines rated at 1,500 hp. Each
Armaments Rocket launchers and napalm packs carried under external provisions