Type 1 Heavy Lift Helicopter
Cruise Speed: 91 mph
Gallon Capacity: 700
Manufacturer: Boeing Company / Vertol Aircraft Company
The K-MAX, also called the “Air Tractor,” is designed specifically as a heavy lift helicopter. The aircraft, which is built for a pilot only, has a tandem, counter rotating, intermeshing rotor system.
The K-MAX can fly a variety of different missions ranging from logging and thinning to firefighting.