Mi-17V-5 © Konstantinos Panitsidis

Photos from the personal collection of Kostas Panitsidis


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Mi-17V-5 is a modification of the Mi-8 helicopterThis version provides the capability of transporting up to 36 soldiers, with a maximum take off weight of 13.000 kg up to 750 km. Inside the cabin it can carry 4 tons of payload or, optionally, 4.5 tons on an external hook. 

The 
Mi-17V-5 is equipped with the latest electronic systems and can easily navigate and operate at high altitudes and extreme temperatures, which establishes it as one of the best helicopters worldwide in its category. Mi-8/17 has been exported to over 80 countries.

 

Mi-17V-5 © Konstantinos Panitsidis

 

Advantages:

Improved static ceiling up to 100-300 m
Better flight security with an engine power of 2.700 h.p in emergency state
Easier payload loading/unloading
Engine starting ability at an altitude of up to 6,000 m, with the APU
It's possible to operate the electrical equipment (e.g. air-conditiong) when the helicopter is stationed in the parking lot, without the use of the powerplant.
Prolonged powerplant service life up to 6,000 h., with TBO up to 2,000 h.
Crew of two operators.

 


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

DESIGNER
Mil
TYPE
Helicopters Upgraded Multiple Roles
CREW
2
POWER-PLANT
Two VK-2500
Power, h.p.
2 x 2.040
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
18,65
Main rotor diameter, m
21,3
Tail rotor diameter, m
3,91
Wing span, m
-
Height, m
4,76
WEIGHT
 
Empty, kg
-
Normal take-off, kg
11.100
Maximum take-off, kg
13.000
Internal fuel, kg
-
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed, km/h
262
Cruising speed, km/h
230
Ferry range, km -
Range, km
1.630
Combat range, km
-
Service ceiling, m
6.000
Static ceiling, m
4.000
Payload, kg passengers 36 passengers or 5.000 kg

 


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