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Mi-6 Hook

Country of Origin: Russia


The Mi-6 Hook is a heavy transport helicopter. It was the largest helicopter in the world when first flown by the Soviets in 1957. Missions include heavy-lift cargo operations, medical evacuation, troop transport and civil operations such as fire-fighting.

In general layout, the Mi-6 follows the typical Mil pattern. The five-blade, fully articulated main rotor assembly is located over the center of the semi-monocoque pod and boom fuselage. Auxiliary wings are mounted in the upper...

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