The HVY Skylift is a Helicopter featured in the Story Mode of Grand Theft Auto V.

This vehicle also appears in Grand Theft Auto IV.

How to get the Skylift in GTA 5 Story Mode:

The Skylift cannot be acquired as it's a mission-only vehicle, only appearing as part of a GTA V story mission.

It's a large heavy-lift helicopter that only appears during the mission "Sidetracked".

HVY Skylift in Real Life:

The design of the HVY Skylift is based on a real life Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane.

HVY Skylift Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the Skylift in GTA V is 115.00 mph (185.07 km/h), as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

HVY Skylift: GTA V Vehicle Info

Vehicle Class Helicopters
Manufacturer Manufacturer: HVY HVY
Available from Cannot be acquired
Storage Location Cannot be stored
Modifications Cannot be modified
Sell Cannot be sold
Top Speed (Game Files) 99.42 mph (160.00 km/h)
Top Speed In-Game (Broughy) 115.00 mph (185.07 km/h)
Based on (Real Life) Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane
Seats 2
Mass / Weight 10,000 KG

Skylift: GTA V Statistics

Overall 78.19
In-Game Model Name skylift

HVY Skylift: GTA V Appearances

Release Date September 17, 2013
Title Update 1.01 Game Launch
Game Edition Game Edition: GTA V Story Mode GTA V Story ModeMission Only
Platforms PCPlayStation 4Xbox OnePlayStation 3Xbox 360
Map Locations (Spawn Areas) Here is where to find the Skylift in GTA V Story Mode and Mission Only:
  • Bank Bailout Base Jump
In Story Missions

Skylift: GTA V Screenshots

Skylift: Appearances in Other Games

Grand Theft Auto IV


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