Helicopter Rumas A-245 Guppy. Specifications. A photo.
Helicopter Rumas A-245 Guppy. Specifications. A photo.

Helicopter Rumas A-245 Guppy. Specifications. A photo.


Rumas A-245 Guppy - multipurpose helicopter developed by KB "Maslov" aircraft manufacturers with the joint participation of the Ukraine, the USA, Czech Republic, Switzerland and other countries..


Rumas A-245 Guppy photo


Designing an aircraft model Rumas A-245 Guppy started in 2007 year, while, from its very beginning the aircraft was conceived as an international project that would allow not only to introduce modern technology in an aircraft of this model, but also to minimize development costs and the subsequent the release of this model.

Helicopter Rumas A-245 Guppy has a broad scope of its application, in particular, it was originally conceived as a private aircraft, but already at the design stage, was able to expand the helicopter cabin, which allows it in the future be used as a commercial air means, for example, for transportation passengers, performing tourist flights, etc.

With two of the main rotor, the helicopter Rumas A-245 Guppy has a high maneuverability, however, until the completion phase of the first prototype, aviarazrabotchiki not want to disclose all the features of this aircraft, however, believe that in the future, the helicopter can also be used in as a military aircraft.

It is assumed that a first flight of the aircraft model Rumas A-245 Guppy can realize 2017 in the year, and if the project is able to meet all the requirements, the serial implementation can begin as early as the year 2020. At present day, for several reasons, the design of this model aircraft temporarily halted, however, expected in the near future to recover all the work as the project certainly has a high percentage of prospects.


Photo Rumas A-245 Guppy


The cabin of the helicopter Rumas A-245 Guppy has quite large dimensions, which allows to operate the aircraft for the transport of persons, and for the transportation of small loads, provided that the maximum take-off weight of the helicopter in 2100 kilos is not exceeded.

Helicopter Rumas A-245 Guppy is equipped with an active rescue system, however, unlike previous versions rotorcraft Being equipped by it, the separation is not made of blades and cabins with people, which increases the chances of survival with virtually any unforeseen emergency during flight.

Aircraft Rumas A-245 Guppy is equipped with two gas-turbine aircraft engines AI-450M (465 hp each), able to give the helicopter airspeed in 275 km \ h., Which is very effective for light aircraft. The maximum range of a helicopter flight Rumas A-245 Guppy is 750 kilometers.


Specifications Rumas A-245 Guppy.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Capacity: 4 person;
  • helicopter length: 10,6 m .;
  • The height of the helicopter: 3,62 m .;
  • The diameter of the rotor: 8,6 m .;
  • Weight of empty helicopter: 1600 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 2100 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 230 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 275 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 750 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 5000 m .;
  • Powerplant: 2 x AI-450M;
  • Power: 2 x 465 hp



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