1st LD-Writethru: China's AC352 helicopter completes function, reliability flight tests

Beijing, May 28 (Xinhua) -The AC352 Helicopter MEDUMUM MEDIUM has completed its Function and Reliability flight test phase, the Chinese Aviation Industry Corporation (Avic ) announced on Saturday.

The AC352 helicopter on Saturday completed its long -distance ferry flight test, the final test of this phase. All the pieces and equipment worked well, said Avic, the main aircraft manufacturer in China.

The new helicopter has now started its countdown to certification, said Avic.


This phase systematically tested the functions and reliability of all the pieces and equipment of AC352, then verified compliance with the model with the certification requirements of aircraft.

During this phase, AC352 performed various flight tests, including long -distance and night flights to test their performance in both environments. All pieces and equipment normally worked during the tests, according to the developer.

AC352 is a medium multipurpose civil helicopter developed jointly by Avic and Airbus helicopter. It can transport up to 16 passengers with a maximum takeoff weight of 7.5 tons.

The new helicopter model enriches the pedigree of the family of China civil helicopters in 7 -Tonne's class and is of great importance for the country to improve The capacities of his helicopter industry sector, said Avic.

AC352 successfully completed its single flight on December. 20, 2016, in Harbin, the Heilongjiang province of China del Noreste. Style = "Margin: 0px 3px 15px"> The performance of AC352 was completely verified during flight tests prior to high temperatures, low temperatures, subtrateau environments and other complicated environments throughout the country, Avic said. ENITEM

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