The Western Company Cargobob is an armored, Helicopter featured in Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online.

This vehicle also appears in GTA San Andreas.

How to get the Cargobob in GTA 5 Story Mode:

In GTA V Story Mode, the Cargobob can be found and stolen (see the spawn locations in the "Appearances" section below), or it can be purchased for a price of $2,200,000.

How to get the Cargobob in GTA Online:

The Cargobob can be purchased in GTA Online from Warstock Cache & Carry for a price of $1,790,000.

The Cargobob is stored as a Pegasus Vehicle or in the Hangar (Personal Aircraft). It can only be resprayed and cannot be further modified.

Once acquired, you can request the delivery of the Cargobob from the Pegasus Concierge, Interaction Menu - Aircraft.

Western Company Cargobob in Real Life:

The design of the Western Company Cargobob is based on a real life Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight.

Western Company Cargobob Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the Cargobob in GTA V is 99.50 mph (160.13 km/h) when it's fully upgraded, as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

The Cargobob is an armored vehicle, and with full Armor it requires 3 Homing Missiles to be destroyed.

Can you sell the Cargobob in GTA Online?

No, you cannot sell the Cargobob. Unfortunately in GTA Online it's not possible to sell Special Vehicles, Pegasus, or Facility Vehicles.

Cargobob: GTA V Vehicle Info

Vehicle Class Helicopters
Manufacturer Manufacturer: Western Company Western Company
Vehicle Features Armored VehicleBulletproof - FrontBulletproof - SideBulletproof - RearFloat on WaterHas VariantsPeds can stand on topTowing Hitch
Acquisition Warstock Cache & Carry
Story Mode Price $2,200,000
GTA Online Price $1,790,000
Storage Location Pegasus VehicleHangar (Personal Aircraft)
Delivery Method Pegasus ConciergeInteraction Menu - Aircraft
Pegasus Category Helicopter
Modifications Paint Job OnlyHangar Aircraft Workshop
Variant / Liveries
  • Cargobob: Standard Version
    Variant Standard Version
  • Cargobob: Trevor Philips Enterprises Variant
    Variant Trevor Philips Enterprises Variant Story Mode Only
Variant / Conversion
Cargobob Jetsam

Cargobob Jetsam

Sell Cannot be sold
Race Availability Can be used in Races
Top Speed - Game Files 99.42 mph (160.00 km/h)
Based on (Real Life) Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight

Seats 10
Mass / Weight 15,000 KG

Cargobob: GTA V Performance

Top Speed - Real 99.50 mph (160.13 km/h)
Lap Time 1:14.640
Bulletproof Bulletproof windows (rear has no windows)
Explosive Resistance

Amount of explosives required to destroy the Cargobob, with 100% armor, and occupied by a player:

Explosive Weapon Amount
Homing Launcher / Oppressor Missiles / Jet Missiles 3
RPG / Grenades / Sticky Bomb / MOC Cannon 1
Explosive Rounds (Heavy Sniper Mk II) 2
Tank Cannon (Rhino / APC) 1
Anti-Aircraft Trailer Dual 20mm Flak 1

Cargobob: GTA V Statistics

Overall 57.56

Note: The above statistics are coming from the Rockstar official website.

Cargobob Description:

It's the flying bus you always dreamed of! The Cargobob is a twin-engine, tandem-rotor tactical transport helicopter that you'll recognize from the melodramatic airlift scene of every war film ever made. Maximum airspeed of 200 mph with a normal cruise speed of 150 mph, depending on how many pounds of cocaine or prisoners of war you have in the back.

Cargobob: GTA V Appearances

Release Date September 17, 2013
DLC / Title Update 1.01 Game Launch
Game Edition Game Edition: GTA Online GTA Online Game Edition: GTA V Story Mode GTA V Story Mode
Platforms PCPlayStation 4Xbox OnePlayStation 3Xbox 360

Cargobob Spawn Locations in Grand Theft Auto V Where to find the Cargobob in GTA Online and GTA V Story Mode:

Story Mode:

  • Fort Zancudo

GTA Online:

  • Various Helipads after Rank 22
  • Los Santos Naval Port
Notable Owners: Merryweather Security Merryweather Security Military Military Trevor Philips Industries Trevor Philips Industries Triads Triads Vagos Vagos
Appearances in Story Missions:
Similar Vehicles

Model ID cargobob, cargobob3, cargobob4
Notes Made available for purchase in GTA Online with the Further Adventures in Finance and Felony Update on June 7, 2016
Cargobob: Vehicle Customization
Total Cost to Fully Upgrade in GTA Online $0
ModificationStory PriceGTA Online Price
See the full list of the available Respray options »

Cargobob: GTA V Screenshots

Cargobob: Custom Paint Jobs

Cargobob Video

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