The world’s largest amphibious aircraft AG600 developed by Chinese designers, has successfully passed ground testing. This publication reports Sina citing Chinese aviation Corporation (AVIC).

In the second half of the year, the seaplane plan to test over the water, reports UKRINFORM.

AG600 designed for the needs of civil aviation. It is designed to fight forest fires and rescue operations.

Maximum takeoff weight of 53.5 t AG600 It is capable of speeds up to 500 km/h, flight range is 4.5 thousand km, maximum duration – 12 hours.

The length of the plane is 36.9 m, wingspan – 38.8 m, 20 seconds AG600 able to gain up to 12 tons of water and perform a total reset to 370 tonnes of liquid without refueling.

Earlier it was reported that Ukraine has tested a missile system Alder.

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The world’s largest amphibious aircraft AG600 passed ground testing 30.04.2017

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