Photos from the personal collection of Kostas Panitsidis


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Be-200 ES-Firefighting aircraft / multipurpose aircraft intended for the Russian Ministry for Emergencies and capable of carrying 50 rescuers seats or 60 casualties on the folding, or 30 casualties on the stretchers.

 

Water dropped patterns

Water dropped patterns.

Drop options
Coverage area, m2
Dimensions length x width, m
1 drop
1,390
80 x 30
2 drops
2,615
145 x 30
3 drops
3,450
225 x 26
4 drops
4,460
276 x 26
8 drop
5,324
551 x 16

 

 

The water scooping system

Hydraulically actuated water © Konstantinos Panitsidis

 


THREE-VIEW DRAWING

 


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

DESIGNER
OKB Beriev
COUNTRY
Russia
TYPE
Firefighting aircraft/ Multipurpose amphibian aircraft
CREW
2
POWER-PLANT
Two bypass engine D-436ΤΡ
Thrust, kg
2 x 7.500
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
32,05
Height, m
8,90
Wing span, m
32,78
Wing area, m2
117,4
WEIGHT
 
Maximum take-off, kg:
 
- land, kg
42.000
- water, kg
43.000
Empty aircraft, kg
28.000
Internal fuel, kg
12.500
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed (ISA, 8.000m), km/h
700
Cruising speed, (ISA, 8.000m), km/h
560-600
Service ceiling, m
8.000
Range, km
3.100
Payload, kg Fire-prevention:
12.000 kg water

Freighter: 8.000 kg freight or 9 pods LD-1 and -2, AKS
Freigh-passengers:
3.000 kg freight and 19 passengers 

Search and rescue:
50 passengers or up to 60 victims in litters

 


VIDEO 

Beriev, Be-200 Multipurpose amphibian aircraft

 


E-books

AMPHIBIOUS AIRCRAFTS IN AERIAL FIREFIGHTING. An Illustrated Comparative Study. Beriev Be-200 ES Vs Bombardier CL-415 Superscooper (CL-215-6B11) Format: PDF  (e-book)
Be-200 - Multipurpose Amphibious Jet (Sources: Defendory 2004, Pavilion Scorpion)
Be-200 Multipurpose Amphibious Aircraft (Sources: Defendory 2006, Pavilion Scorpion)