Why not discuss different helicopters in the industry?!
So let’s start!
Recently a company in Anchorage, Alaska, called Rotak, bought two Kaman K-MAX helicopters.
Kaman is an American based company out in Connecticut.
The KMax is a single pilot helicopter with intermeshing rotors (synchropter) It’s powered by Honeywells T53-17 turboshaft engine.
The KMax is used for heavy lifting jobs, fire fighting, and as an unmanned aerial vehicle in Afghanistan! It has a lifting Capacity of 6,000lbs.
The KMax went out of production and reenter production back in 2015 with the KMax K-1200.
Each cost between 7.2 Million - 8.1 Million.
Fire fighting KMax