Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano». Specifications. A photo.
Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano». Specifications. A photo.

Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano». Specifications. A photo.


Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano" - Ukrainian lightweight twin-engine airplane, mass-produced with 2011 years.


Photo Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano»


Development of small-aircraft Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano" was conducted by Ukrainian specialists on the basis of a different model - Aeroprakt A-26 «Volcano»While compared to the previous version of the aircraft, this model has been largely optimized for the immediate requirements of the customers, and that was one reason for the high popularity of this aircraft.

Aerodynamic shape, squat design, T-shaped tail, powerful propulsion system - all these factors made it possible not only to significantly improve flight performance of the aircraft, but also to provide the most advanced management and high maneuverability.


Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano» Photo


On board the aircraft Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano" can only accommodate two people - the pilot and the passenger, but, despite this, the aircraft is very confident replaces the other twin aircraft, including foreign production.

As the power plant, the plane Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano" are two four-cylinder piston aircraft engine Rotax 912S, able to develop a total capacity of 202 hp, which allows you to navigate over large distances at speeds up to 260 km \ h. (maximum speed of flight). Originally intended to use the power plant at capacity, however, because of the low speed flight, it was subsequently decided to abandon it.


Cabin Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano»


Aircraft engines themselves have a very unusual location, not performing the function of traction and push function, and therefore requires a certain skill to manage the aircraft on the ground. Nevertheless, thanks to "push" aircraft engines and the plane is fast and agile at the same time

One of the drawbacks of the aircraft Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano" is the lack of opportunities to transport cargo on board, however, when the design is not envisaged Ukrainian aviarazrabotchikami.

Today the issue of aircraft Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano 'is actively continuing, moreover, there is the fact that these aircraft are popular not only in Ukraine itself and in neighboring countries, but also abroad, particularly in Germany, Czech Republic, USA, etc.

Among other things, the end of the year 2014, there is evidence that in the near future on the basis of the aircraft can be created modification to accommodate on board more passengers, but official confirmation of this information is not found.


Specifications Aeroprakt A-36 «Volcano».


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 1 people;
  • aircraft Length: 7,1 m .;
  • Wingspan: 11 m .;
  • Plane Height: 2,3 m .;
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 450 kg .;
  • Payload: 300 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 750 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 220 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 260 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 950 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 8500 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: 2 × Rotax 912S;
  • Power: 2 × 101 HP;


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