Search and rescue
Osean Maritime Defense Force
The H-9 is a series of fictional helicopters featured in Ace Combat 5: The Unsung War and Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation, consisting of a number of utility helicopters based in appearance off the Sikorsky SH-60/HH-60 gunship. It can serve several roles, such as VIP transport, troop transport and SAR (search and rescue) asset. A civilian version of the helicopter also exists.
Ace Combat 5Edit
The HH-9B is a utility helicopter used by the Osean Maritime Defense Force. It is used by the Sea Goblin team in the missions "Ice Cage", "White Noise", "Final Option" and "Ancient Walls". Also, during the Bana City chemical attack, the Bana City Police Department uses a civilian version of the H-9, this can be see in the mission Reprisal.
Ace Combat 6Edit
- Notably, the HH-9 appears to have retractable landing gear, which the real life UH-60/SH-60 doesn't have. Also, the HH-9B in "Ice Cage" appears to have the ability of launching missiles, even if the actual aircraft doesn't physically have wings or weapon stations where these missiles could be located.