The craft is designed to locate and rescue people lost at sea after accidents on ships, aircraft, spacecraft, oil rigs and platforms.
Main power plant
Eight NK-87 engines or six PS-90A engines
The ekranoplan craft can be powered by six Rolls Royce engines. The optical electronic system, 2100, or Vistar (England) can be used for the search and rescue operations.
|Maximum take-off, kg||400.000|
|Wing span, m||44,00|
|Wing area, m2||550,00|
|Maximum speed, km/h||500|
|Power-plant||8 x NK-87 in forward fuselage|
|Thrust, kgf||8 x 13.000|
|Service ceiling, m||5 up to 300|
|Passengers||300 (max up to 600)|