- Practical range800 km
One of the main advantages of the Mi-171E helicopter is its multifunctionality:
- transportation to 37 paratroopers / office passengers in full equipment is possible (on folding seats),
- transportation to 26 passengers (on passenger chairs),
- transportations of freights weighing up to 4000 kg in a cargo cabin,
- transportations of freights weighing up to 4000 kg on an external suspension bracket,
- transportations to 12 wounded on a stretcher accompanied by medical personnel,
- carrying out poiskovo rescue operations,
- ensuring urgent medical operations in field conditions,
- carrying out fire-prevention works,
- carrying out patrol,
- performance of work on rise, loading and unloading of freights in flight.
The helicopter is developed by JSC Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant and is made on JSC Ulan Udensky aviatsionny zavod, entering into Helicopters of Russia holding. During creation of Mi-171E the extensive experience of operation more than 12000 helicopters of Mi-8 family in all climatic and natural zones was considered.