Mi-26T2 Transport helicopter © www.redstar.gr

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It's a deeply modernized version of Mi-26. It has a new cockpit with 5 LCD multiple function monitors which allowed the reduction of the crew members from 5 to just 2. 
It is equipped with a new digital auto-pilot system, a new navigational system (NAVSTAR/ GLOSNASS), a TCAS, a ground proximity warning system and carries the projector Tranzas TSL-1600 on the right side off its fore section. Besides operating as a simple illuminator, it can also serve as an IR light for use with the night vision binoculars.  


Mi-26T2 Transport helicopter © Konstantinos Panitsidis

The first flight of the Mi-26T2 took place on February 17, 2011.

 

Mi-26T2 can transport various cargos up to 20,000 kg, on an external hook but also internally.
The military version can carry 82 para-shooters or 60 patients on stretchers.
The helicopter can easily carry out mission as firefighter, airborne refuelingin constructions and other special missions. 

 

Mi-26T2 Transport helicopter © Konstantinos Panitsidis

 


THREE-VIEW DRAWING

Mi-26T2 © Konstantinos Panitsidis

 


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

DESIGNER
OKB Miliya
TYPE
Transport helicopter
CREW
2
POWER-PLANT
Two Progress D-136
Power, kW
2 x 8.380
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
33,73
Main rotor diameter , m
32,00
Tail rotor diameter, m
7,61
Height, m
8,145
WEIGHT
 
Empty , kg
28.200
Normal take-off, kg
49.650
Maximum take-off, kg
56.000
Internal fuel, kg
-
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed, km/h
295
Cruising speed, km/h
255
Range, km
2.000
Service ceiling, m
4.500
Static ceiling, m
1.800
Payload, kg 80 passengers or 20000 kg freight in cabin
- or on hook
20.000

  


PHOTOS Mi-26T2