The CH-101 is a license built version of the AW101, assembled in Japan by Kawasaki Heavy Industries. It is used for general utility work and support to Antarctic operations for the Japanese Government.
Design authority: AgustaWestland N.V.
Primary manufacturer: Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd.
Parent type: Kawasaki AW101/EH101
Aircraft status: Operational
VTOL type: Helicopter
Lift devices: 1 Single main rotor
Dedicated control device: 1 Tail rotor
Crew required: 2 in Side-by-side arrangement
Landing gear: Wheels (all retractable)