Ansat - Light multipurpose helicopter

12/07/2012 13:06

This walkaround introduces the light Ansat helicopter made by Kazan Helicopter Plant. Ansat is the only one Russian helicopter fully developed after the collapse of the USSR which reached the serial production. It is designed as a direct replacement of Mi-2 helicopters with very similar dimensions, but with improved performance and safety. It is notice worthy Ansat is the only one Russian turboshaft helicopter fitted with a clutch enabling engines disconnection (no shut down) when training autoritation.   



Fuselage details



Engine nacelle, main rotor and tail rotor


Front and main udercarriage of military variant (wheeled) and the same of civilian variant (skids)


Cockpit details