The S-80PT, a patrol-transport version
of the S-80 aircraft, the Emergency Situation Ministry
and Boarder Guard Service of Russian
Federation showed their interested in, is capable
of all-weather round-the-clock missions
patrolling sea and ground borderlines for 6-9
hours. In addition, this version is capable of giving a lift to troops and materiel, airdrop of troops
and cargo, pipeline inspection, ice drift control,
search and rescue missions.
The patrol/transport version of the S-80 aircraft is equipped with a Strizh on-board complex (developed by the Leninets holding company) which includes multifunctional all-round looking radar installed in the forebody and infrared imaging equipment. The Strizh complex allows acquisition of ship-type targets at ranges up to 220 km and location of a man aboard inflatable life raft at distances up to 1.5-2 km. Via special-purpose radio channel interception groups, combat units or rescue teams can be guided to the located air, sea or ground targets.
On-board arrangement of Strizh complex components provides for a usage of inner space for solution of respective tasks (particularly, housing 20 parachutists or paratroopers).
The S-80PT is fitted with a container- installed gun located under the fuselage. Four undenting suspension units can accommodate guided 'air-to-surface', 'air-to-air' missiles and unguided missile modules.
|Design||AOOT "OKB Sukhoi"|
|Dimensions & Weight|
|Overall height, m||5,58|
|Wing area, sq.m.||44|
|Maximal takeoff weight, kg||12500|
|Maximal payload, kg||3000|
|Fuel weight, kg ( litr )||2350 (2500)|
|Engines||turboprpp GE CT-9B|
|Power, h.p. (kWt)||2х 1870|
|Cruising speed, km/h||510|
|Operating range with 1560 kg load, km||2475|
|Ferry range, км||2890|
|Time of a loitering of an airplane, hours||10-12|
|Practical seiling, m||8000|
|Cruising altitude, m||6000|
|Takeoff run (Gmax, MCA, H=0m), m||555|
|Landing roll (with braking and reverse of propeller), m||280|
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