Russian Ansat Receives Increased Take-Off Weight

By Amy Kluber | July 5, 2016
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Russian Helicopters' Ansat light multirole helicopter has received an increased take-off weight from 3,300 kg to 3,600 kg. 

The aircraft will receive further improvements to its flight range, according to a company press release, with an upgrade of the fuel system and installation of larger fuel tanks in 2017. 

Ansats were approved for passenger transport in December 2014 and for medevac configurations in May 2015. Most recently, it had been approved for VIP transport in December.


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