Helicopter Cicare CH-16. Specifications. A photo.
Helicopter Cicare CH-16. Specifications. A photo.

Helicopter Cicare CH-16. Specifications. A photo.


Cicare CH-16 - Argentine multipurpose helicopter developed by the company «Cicare Helicopteros SA» with 2012 years.

The helicopter model Cicare CH-16 became designed by Argentine designers and engineers in the middle of 2012 years, and, as a reference base of the guidance aircraft company «Cicare Helicopteros SA» a decision was made to use such a model foreign helicopters as Hughes' 500 and the Bell 206, the design of which was successfully combined, and therefore entered a phase of construction technical adaptation of air tools.

Helicopter Cicare CH-16 positioned as a multi-purpose aircraft that can find application both in the civil aviation sector and the military, and, also considered the possibility of further armament and equipment of the helicopter on the basis of the creation of this version of the light combat version of the aircraft.

The aircraft model Cicare CH-16 has a fairly compact size, providing a good aircraft controllability, high travel speed, reliability in operation, as well as a very good maneuverability, which also contributes to an excellent aerodynamic component of the aircraft.


Cicare CH-16 a photo


His first flight tests of the aircraft Cicare CH-16 supposed to expose the end of 2016 years, and if successful will be completed, it is already the middle of 2017 years, the project can be sent to the serial production, and, experts believe that demand for these aircraft It is large enough, as in fact, the helicopter is perfectly adapted for commercial aviation and for the operation of the private sphere.

The cockpit of the Cicare CH-16 model allows to accommodate up to 5 people on board, including one pilot and four passengers, which can be combined with the compactness of the aircraft and the low cost. It is assumed that for the military use of this model, the salon can be additionally expanded before the transportation of 6 military personnel (not including the pilot), however, initially aircraft production will be exclusively directed at civil aviation needs. The Cicare CH-16 helicopter can also carry small loads, however, in this case, the cargo must have small dimensions.

Helicopter Cicare CH-16 be equipped with a gas turbine power ustanvokoy consisting of one motor brand Turbomeca Artouste III, with a capacity of 570 hp, which will be able to disperse the aircraft to a maximum airspeed in 275 km \ h., With the possibility of overcoming distances in kilometers 540 that is supposed to become a very acceptable, promising and sought-after.


Specifications Cicare CH-16.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Capacity: 3-4 person (depending on the layout of the cabin);
  • helicopter length: 9,85 m .;
  • The height of the helicopter: 3,12 m .;
  • The diameter of the rotor: 8,84 m .;
  • Weight of empty helicopter: 1580 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 2200 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 250 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 275 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 540 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4600 m .;
  • Powerplant: Turbomeca Artouste III;
  • Power: 570 hp



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