Helicopter Avicopter AC 311. Specifications. A photo.
Helicopter Avicopter AC 311. Specifications. A photo.

Helicopter Avicopter AC 311. Specifications. A photo.


Avicopter AC 311 - light multipurpose helicopter developed by Chinese aircraft manufacturer «Aviation Industry Corporation of China» in 2011 year.


Avicopter AC 311 photo 


Design helicopter Avicopter AC 311 Chinese aviarazrabotchikami began in the second half 2000-ies. The new model aircraft was to find a multi-purpose use, in particular, the helicopter was supposed to operate for the transport of persons on board, cargo, for patrol and observation flight, as a commercial aircraft, etc.

Initially, the aircraft model Avicopter AC 311 should be exclusively military purposes, however, due to the low to show an interest, the developers have come to believe that the model of the aircraft will be able to interest and representatives of civil aviation, which, to date, this helicopter to the greatest extent and used.


Photo Avicopter AC 311


His first ascent into the air helicopter Avicopter AC 311 2011 model has made in the year, after which, thanks to successful testing, the project was put into production. Initially, the purchase of helicopters models Avicopter AC 311 was interested not so many customers, but according to official data, 2015 years, aircraft manufacturers of the corporation «Aviation Industry Corporation of China» 6 of aircraft have been built, which suggests that the popularity of these aircraft is growing .

On board the aircraft machine model Avicopter AC 311 6 can accommodate up to persons (amount depends on the layout of the cabin), which in turn points to the great promise of these aircraft with the possibility of wide application in commercial civil aviation. Among other things, the helicopter Avicopter AC 311 can also carry and transport on its board of very large loads, the only condition which is the exceeding of the maximum take-off weight of the helicopter in 2200 kilos and ensure appropriate dimensions for stowage in the cabin.

Among other things, the aircraft is expected to also begin to actively engage in the military sphere, but not as a combat aircraft, as well as an auxiliary air technology (patrols, surveillance, transportation of people and goods, etc.).


Helicopter Avicopter AC 311


Helicopter Avicopter AC 311 equipped with a gas turbine power plant, consisting of one brand of Turbomeca engine, with a capacity of 1080 hp, respectively, provides the ability to overclock the helicopter to a cruising speed of 235 km \ h., With a maximum flight range of up to 750 kilometers that is a very acceptable figure.


Specifications Avicopter AC 311.


  • Crew: 2 person (depending on layout);
  • Capacity: 4 person (depending on layout);
  • helicopter length: 13,08 m .;
  • The height of the helicopter: 3,34 m .;
  • The diameter of the rotor: 10,7 m .;
  • Weight of empty helicopter: 1420 kg. (Depending on configuration);
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 2200 kg. (Depending on configuration);
  • Cruising speed: 235 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 250 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 750 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4500 m .;
  • Powerplant: Turbomeca (depending on configuration);
  • Power: 1080 hp ..



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