Seagull 300 amphibious aircraft made static test flight to be Aug.
” Seagull “300 aircraft 02 flying in the aircraft industry special static test conducted. Author: Wu Qiyong
Jingmen BEIJING, June 23 (Xinhua Wu Qiyong Panxiaolong Zhengguo Tian) 23 reporters from Institute for the aircraft industry was informed of special aircraft, the first in China with independent intellectual property rights of light multipurpose amphibious aircraft “Seagull “300 aircraft 02 in the static test conducted. This is the “Seagull” 300 aircraft development has been another important node.
special aircraft, according to the Institute of AVIC-related personnel, “Seagull” 300 aircraft 02 as a static testing machine equipped with full fuselage structure and control system. Aircraft flying in the aircraft industry will launch a special 45-day static test, with a focus verify whether the strength of the aircraft fuselage design requirements. Accordance with the “Seagull” 300 aircraft development work, in the 02 by 67% of static load tests, to be 01 and 03 of the flight test work.
“Seagull” 300 aircraft by the Central Air Industrial Aerobatic overall design, Central Air Industrial stone fly and AVIC Aerobatic the jointly developed with independent intellectual property rights is the first multi-purpose light amphibious aircraft, the aircraft layout of a single hull form, the wings of large aspect ratio trapezoidal-wing, with wing tip winglet; rear fuselage fabric with cross-tail, suitable for urban and rural areas, especially in coastal waters, inland rivers and lakes, reservoirs and other water-rich regions, with the environmental adaptability, utility maintenance, low cost, versatility and other advantages, the basic model is capable of carrying 4-6 passengers. Can be widely used in business flights, pilot training, passenger and cargo transport, medical care, aviation exploration, tourism and so on.
aircraft will be scheduled first flight in August this year, and participate in the Zhuhai Air Show in November.