S-80 Multipurpose transport aircraft. First flight: 2001 © Konstantinos Panitsidis

Photos from the personal collection of Kostas Panitsidis


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A multipurpose twin-boom transport/passenger turboprop featuring a lifting capacity of 3,000 kg and powered by two General Electric CT7-9B 1,870-hp 6-blade tractor propeller engines. The KnAAPO is currently productionising the aircraft. 

The versions offered are the S-80PG convertible transport/passenger aircraft to carry 23 passengers or a 3,000-kg cargo, S-80P passenger aircraft, S-80TD military transport to carry and airdrop 21 paratroops or a 3,000-kg cargo, S-80M 10-casualty medevac, S-80PT transport patrol to patrol the littoral economic zones, carry 20 passengers/paratroops or 3,000-kg cargo-it mounts a surveillance/sighting system comprising a radar and an IR thermal imager, and externally-mounted rockets/gun weapons suite. 

The S-80 prototype's maiden flight is slated for 2001. 

 


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

DESIGNER
OKB Sukhoi
COUNTRY
Russia
TYPE
Multipurpose transport aircraft
CREW
2
POWER-PLANT
Two turboprop engine General Electric CT7-9B or Two turboprop engine Salyt TVD-1.500
Power, h.p.
2 x 1.870 / 2 x 1.500
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
16,86
Height, m
5,58
Wing span, m
23,16
Wing area, m2
-
WEIGHT
 
Maximum take-off, kg
12.500
Normal take-off, kg
-
Empty aircraft, kg
-
Internal fuel, kg
2.350
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed, km/h
-
Cruising speed, km/h
535
Service ceiling, m
9.000
Combat range, km 700
Range, km
4.500
Payload, kg 26 passengers or 21 paratroopers or 10 litter with attendants or 3.500 kg freight
ARMAMENT
-

 


PHOTOS S-80