Ka-62 presented at MAKS 2013
Russian Helicopters presented the first prototype of the new medium multirole Ka-62 at the MAKS International Aviation & Space Salon, which concluded recently. The Ka-62 is the first helicopter that Russian Helicopters has created in international co-operation with European partners who worked on individual components. The Ka-62 is fitted with the latest Ardiden 3G engines made by France’s Turbomeca, which meet the highest environmental and fuel-efficiency standards. The engines’ dual-channel FADEC system ensures reliability and ease of operation.
Another French company, Zodiac Aerospace, a global leader in aviation systems, has supplied the helicopter’s fuel system. In addition, the transmission has been made by Austrian firm Zoerkler, which has many years’ experience and the advanced technologies necessary to engineer high-precision drives and gears.
The Ka-62 is equipped with the latest avionics system including a glass cockpit developed by Russian company Transas and a navigation system that supports GPS and GLONASS. In future it m
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