Turkish Aerospace Industries Inc. The first of the T-70 helicopter produced by (TUSAŞ) was delivered to the General Directorate of Forestry. The sign on the inside of the helicopter, “It is the first T-70 helicopter produced in Turkey for the General Directorate of Forestry by TAI” draws attention.
The T-70 helicopter, which will fly in the protection and protection of forest assets, has been added to the national breakthrough in aviation.
According to the news received, the helicopter, which produces 2 thousand horsepower with its 2 engines, can reach a speed of 296 kilometers per hour. With both the domestic fire detection software and the speed of the helicopter, the fire response time will be much shorter.
CAN FLY DAY NIGHT
The helicopter, which can throw 2.5 tons of water and carry 10 people, can take off with a weight of close to 10 tons. The helicopter can travel a distance of 465 kilometers in one go. Equipped with modern equipment to intervene in night flight and extinguishing operations, the helicopter will be able to operate day and night with high map technologies.
BOTH EXTINGUISHING AND RESCUE
Thanks to the equipment inside, the helicopter can also be used for rescue missions. The interior volume of the helicopter is quite large compared to other fire helicopters. In this way, more personnel can be rescued or transported in one flight, in missions such as rescue and extinguishing.
PLATE OF PRIDE
Inside the helicopter, the sign “It is the first T-70 helicopter produced in Turkey for the General Directorate of Forestry by TAI” draws attention. In addition to the T-70, the Gökbey helicopter produced by TAI in Turkey will be included in the inventory of the General Directorate of Forestry in the coming years.