Internally mounted and easily removable, the electrically powered rescue hoist Model 42305 uses the Collins Aerospace proprietary translating drum cable management system. The hoist design also incorporates a Weston style load brake for added safety.

Features & benefits

  • Capable of high fleet angle allowing hoist operation in swift water, high winds or other circumstances requiring an off-angle lift
  • Single point payout reduces potential for hoist-induced load swings
  • Continuous duty cycle allows for multiple victim rescues without a cool down period
  • Worldwide field engineering services available
  • Cable lubrication extends cable life and helps arrest corrosion
  • Boom rotates 205 degrees for easy deployment and recovery of a stretcher

Design features

  • Cable length display on control pendant
  • Hour meter logs total hoisting time
  • NVG compatible
  • Secondary hoist controls for pilot
  • Emergency cable cut with press to test feature
  • Redundant limit and deceleration switches


  • Bell 205, 210, 214, 412
  • Huey II, UH-1H, UH-1N/Y
  • Sikorsky HH-60A/L, UH-60A/L