The CH‑146 Griffon is a Utility Transport Tactical Helicopter (UTTH) used primarily for tactical transport of troops and material. It can also be used for search and rescue (SAR) missions, and humanitarian relief operations. The Griffon features GPS satellite navigation and Doppler radar systems. It can be equipped with a hoist that enables it to extract people and cargo from almost any terrain.
|Rotor span||14 m|
|Empty Weight||3,500 kg|
|Power||Pratt & Whitney’s PT6T‑3D engine|
|Max. Speed||260 km/h|
|Crew||2 pilots, 1 flight engineer|
|Year(s) procured||1995 to 1997|
|Quantity in CF||85|