Designers have found a way to accelerate the helicopter to record speed
OREANDA-NEWS. JSC "Kamov" (part of the holding "Helicopters of Russia") managed to find a solution to increase the speed of the helicopter up to 600 km / h. this is the General designer of the enterprise Sergei Mikheyev, on the sidelines of the MAKS-2019.
As noted Mikheev, promising analogs Boeing and Sikorsky have not reached such indicators: helicopters, developed by the Americans will fly at a speed of 480-550 kilometers per hour.
” I managed to find a solution, I patented it, that a combat helicopter can fly at speeds exceeding 600 miles per hour, " Mikheev said.
Earlier Kamov developed a preliminary draft of the prospective high-speed helicopter psychrometric (or synchronistically) design with two main and one stubborn screw. The maximum design speed of the car, according to the presentation, reaches 420 km/h.