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CH-53E Super Sea Stallion - 1/48 scale modelModel Number: HCH53SSTCH-53E Super Sea Stallion Helicopter Model. The CH-53E Super Sea Stallion is the largest and heaviest helicopter in the history of the United States military. The CH-53E is commonly referred to as the Hurricane Maker. Built by Sikorsky Aircraft for the United States Marine Corps; the CH-53E served both the Navy and Marines in the heavy lift transport role. The CH-53E Super Sea Stallion is the larger version of the CH-53 Sea Stallion. The CH-53E Stallion was configured with 3 gas turbine engines and in flight refueling. The aircraft was used to transport personnel and equipment; lift heavy loads and conduct minesweeping missions. In addition to that; the CH-53E is also used for long range delivery and re supply of special operations and combat rescue missions. The CH-53E Super Stallion van transports up to 55 troops and has an external load lift system that allows the helicopter to carry a load up to 16;330 kg. The CH-53E has a speed of 278 km/h and a maximum un-refueled range of 2;000 km. The range and endurance of the CH-53E can be extended by Flight refueling. The general characteristics of the CH-53E are as follows: 2 pilots; 1 right gunner; 1 left gunner; 1 tail gunner; the capacity of the CH-53E aircraft is 37 troops; payload is at 32;000 pounds; length is at 99 ft. and 0.5 inch; rotor diameter is at 79 ft.; height is at 27 ft. 9 in.; disc area is at 4;900 square feet; empty weight is 33;226 pounds; maximum take off weight is 73;500 pounds and the power plant is 3x General Electric T64-GE-416A turboshafts; 4;380 shp each. For the performance of the CH-53E Super Stallion; the maximum speed is 170 knots; range is 600 nm; service ceiling is at 18;500 ft.; rate of climb is 2;500 ft./min. and the armament are guns; chaff and flare dispensers. Dimensions: 18.25L x 8W x 5.28H