Moscow. December 21. Airports — LLC «Dmitrov aviation enterprise» will show at helicopters flying HeliRussia 2013 copy of the new two-seater light helicopter RUMAS-10, said, «AviaPort» said CEO Sergei Tarasov.
According to him, in the current time glider helicopter RUMAS-10 is on the assembly will soon begin installation work, all the parts are available in the enterprise. The engine will be installed piston zabugornogo production. About the time of the start of flight testing at the moment to say problem, but it is definitely the first quarter of 2013.
When designing RUMAS-10 has been analyzed and taken into account the world experience in development, production and operation of helicopters of different schemes and purpose. Coaxial scheme was chosen helicopter with a very spacious interior, comfortable for large and full of passengers. RUMAS-10 has two control loops — ordinary electromechanical, in other words, conventional and electronic remote control system, said S.Tarasov.
He recalled that the establishment RUMAS-10 helicopter carried out a joint Russian-Czech company. Much of the development is carried out in the Czech Republic because the first certification will be held, first, in EASA. Receiving the certificate EASA, much easier to get a type certificate in Russia, explained the head of the company.
In production plans for 2013 — lift into the air RUMAS-10 and begin creating a helicopter, run to the creation of the first batch of helicopters.
As previously reported, the market helicopters RUMAS-estimated 10 small developer in 30 helicopters per year by Russia.
Usually light helicopters develop cruising speed of 150-160 km / h RUMAS-10 has a design speed of 300 km / h and a cruising speed guaranteed at least 250 km / h, in other words, about 100 km / h higher than the classic helicopters.
According to reports, the helicopter RUMAS-10 will have a takeoff weight of 950 kg. It can be produced as a single and a double version.