Amphibious Aircraft

Annati, Massimo
March 2011
Military Technology;2011, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p94
Product Review
The article evaluates several amphibious aircraft including the CL-215 SCOOPER from Canadair Aerospace Group, the Be-200 ALTAIR from Beriev Aircraft Co. and US-2 from ShinMeiwa.


Related Articles

  • BE-103 in air show crash.  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/25/1997, Vol. 147 Issue 8, p20 

    Reports the crash of a Russian Beriev Be-103 multipurpose amphibian air plane on August 18, 1997. The crash at the beginning of a flight demonstration at the MAKS '97 Moscow air show; Details of the crash; Death of pilot Vladimir Ulyanov; Key features of the Be-103; Development by Beriev...

  • Beriev's first BE-200 enters final assembly. Rybak, Boris // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/2/1994, Vol. 140 Issue 18, p49 

    Reports on the final assembly of Beriev design bureau's first BE-200 airframe at Irkutsk, Russia. Use of the airframe for ground static tests; Description of the BE-200; Equipment installed for fire-fighting missions; Flyaway cost for the BE-200.

  • Russia Takes Aim At Wildfires.  // Popular Mechanics;Jul2001, Vol. 178 Issue 7, p26 

    Provides information on the firefighting aircraft Be-200 created by Beriev Aircraft Co.

  • A Russian with a future. Duffy, Paul // Air Transport World;Dec98, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p75 

    Reports on Russian aircraft manufacturer Beriev's construction of the new Beriev Be 2000, a 64-seater freighter. Construction of a prototype at the Irkutsk aircraft factory to cut costs; Establishment of a joint-venture marketing company called Beta Air; Success of the aircraft's test flight on...

  • UAC buys 30% of Beriev Aircraft Co shares. Interfax // Russia & CIS Business & Financial Newswire;11/19/2013, p1 

    ROSTOV-ON-THE-DON. Nov 19 - Shareholders of OJSC Beriev Aircraft Company, part of Irkut (MOEX: IRKT) voted at an extraordinary meeting last week to sell part of its additional share issue to OJSC United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), Beriev Aircraft Company (MOEX: TAKB) reported.

  • Be-200 Symbol of new capabilities in aviation.  // Aeromag;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p18 

    The article evaluates the Beriev Be-200 amphibious aircraft from Beriev Aircraft Co.

  • MAKING WAVES: AMPHIBIOUS AIRCRAFT IN ASIA. Martin, Guy // Defence Review Asia;Dec2013-Jan2014, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p18 

    The article focuses on the development of amphibious aircrafts for use on Asian militaries. It highlights that these aircrafts offer faster response times than ships or helicopters. It examines the history of amphibious aircraft manufacturing in Japan, China and Russia. It also highlights that...

  • DEFENCE BRIEFING.  // Interavia Business & Technology;Winter2007, Issue 690, p28 

    The article offers world news briefs related to military aeronautics. The first Eurofighter Typhoon loaded with Tranche 2 avionics took to the air on November 1, 2007 at BAE Systems PLC's Warton facility. Dassault Aviation has delivered the last of 15 Mirage 2000-5 Mk.IIs to the Hellenic Air...

  • German Power House. Hughes, David // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/10/2004, Vol. 160 Issue 19, p59 

    Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd. & Co. is actively developing the technology for a new engine core to spawn a family of powerplants in the 20,000-30,000-lb.-thrust class. The company plans to run a new engine core with a high-pressure compressor, combustor and two-stage high-pressure turbine by...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics