light utility aircraft
The present day Yak-18T aircraft is distinguished by wide utility. It can operate as:
- air ambulance.
Now Yak-18T could be used also as:
- patrol aircraft for oil and gas pipe lines, power transmission lines, forest areas and highway inspection.
- 3-passenger version for range 300 - 500 km.
The Yak-18T aircraft had passed certification tests as air ambulance version for one litter and one sick nurse transportation.
Yak-18T is considered to be one of the most safe aircraft for flight schools. As was underlined at official conference, 650 Yak-18T have flown more than million flight hours without accidents through equipment faults. The operational units recommended expanding the scope of Yak-18T services.
The four-seats cabin, comfortable seats and good visibility make Yak-18T easy and pleasant for flying.
Yakovlev Design Bureau carries out installation of modern foreign avionics on Yak-18T.
Yak-18T can fly on motor car gasoline.
The aircraft in serial production on Smolensky Aviation plant.
|Takeoff weight||1 685 kg|
|Max speed||300 km/h|
|Cruise speed||180 - 210 km/h|
|Maximum range||500 km|
|Height of flight||3 600 m|
|Flight duration||3 hours|
|Engine power||360 h.p.|
|Takeoff distance||200 m|
|Landing distance||250 m|