Helicopter Delta D2. Specifications. A photo.
Helicopter Delta D2. Specifications. A photo.

Helicopter Delta D2. Specifications. A photo.


Delta D2 - Australian multi-purpose light civilian helicopter, designed by the company «Delta Helicopters» in 2010 year.


Delta D2 photo


Development of light, multi-purpose air Delta D2 model ship started in the middle of the Australian engineers 2000-ies. The new aircraft is expected to actively promote both in the private sphere of civil aviation, as well as in commercial, for which the aircraft of this model was perfectly appropriate.

Helicopter Delta D2 has a fairly simple and compact design, which in addition to providing a very low cost of the aircraft, also has a number of other positive aspects, in particular, we are talking about a good aerodynamic component, high maneuverability, reduced fuel consumption, a spectacular design, etc. .

The most important difference helicopter model Delta D2 on aircraft of this type developed by other aircraft manufacturers, is that the helicopter is equipped with a diesel engine, which minimizes the cost of operation of the aircraft, and at the same time allows the economical use of fuel, providing a helicopter very high pulling power.

The aircraft model Delta D2 underwent its first tested in 2010 year, moreover, the project proved to be very promising, so that has successfully completed all required tests and was admitted to the serial production. According to 2012 years, the Australian Aircraft company «Delta Helicopters» to issue 4 aircraft of this model, and, release helicopters Delta D2 and continues to date, due mainly to the existing demand for the aircraft.


Photo Delta D2


The cabin of the Delta D2 aircraft has rather large dimensions, however, the helicopter can take on board only two people - a pilot and one passenger. Due to some design features, the helicopter can not carry cargoes on its board, however, the presence of paired controls allows the aircraft to operate as a training aircraft. In the commercial sphere, the Delta D2 can be considered as a sightseeing aid or as an aerial taxi, which has already been used in Australia and the region.

The helicopter is equipped with Delta D2 power plant consisting of a two-cylinder diesel aircraft engine brand DeltaHawkDH200 V4, able to develop traction in 180 hp The aircraft can reach a maximum speed of its flight in 220 km \ h., And make flights over distances of up to 700 kilometers, which is very acceptable figure for easy aircraft.


Specifications Delta D2.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Capacity: 1 people;
  • helicopter length: 6,48 m .;
  • The height of the helicopter: 2,69 m .;
  • The diameter of the rotor: 6,5 m .;
  • Weight of empty helicopter: 580 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 955 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 190 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 220 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 700 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4200 m .;
  • Powerplant: DeltaHawkDH200 V4;
  • Power: 180 hp



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