Russian sales to China, said the first batch of three Ka-28 anti-submarine helicopters have been off the assembly line (Figure)
People’s Liberation Army Navy’s Ka-28 anti-submarine helicopters equipped
LONDON October 9 news: ITAR reports, a spokesman for the Russian Ministry of Industry recently announced by the Ku Meier Tao aviation manufacturing enterprises in China produced the first Ka-28 anti-submarine helicopter was approved a few days ago off the assembly line. At present, the Ka-28 for the first three flight test is nearing completion.
China’s military had ordered a total of nine Ka-28 anti-submarine helicopters.
Ka-28 Ka-27 is the improved model, its main purpose is to implement all-weather detection, tracking and destroying enemy submarines. The machine can be equipped with a homing torpedo, a rocket-propelled torpedo, 10 PLAB250-120 type bombs and two OMAB type of bomb. In addition, it is equipped with a heated torpedo bay, cold weather conditions to ensure reliability under the arms.
Ka-28′s maximum takeoff weight of 12,000 kg, load 800 kg, maximum speed 260 km/h, cruising speed 205 km/h, the combat radius of 200 km endurance time of 2 hours, Service ceiling 5,000 meters, hover height of 2900 meters. (Compiled: Spring)