Russian Helicopters announces new Ka-226T receives IAC AR certification


Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) announces that it has received Additional Type Certification from the Interstate Aviation Committee’s Aviation Register (IAC AR) for the light multirole Ka-226T helicopter. Receiving additional certification opens up opportunities for the delivery and operation of the basic model of this helicopter.

‘Certification of the Ka-226T is the result of the great efforts made by the aircraft designers and producers,’ said Russian Helicopters CEO Alexander Mikheev. ‘I am confident that the Ka-226T will find its niche on the light helicopter market.’

The Ka-226T was developed by Kamov design bureau and is a development in the Ka-26, Ka-126, and Ka-226 light helicopter series. These helicopters were produced by Kumertau Aviation Production Enterprise. Special models of the Ka-226 are in service with the Russian armed forces and are still produced. The Ka-226T will also be produced at Kumertau Aviation Production Enterprise.


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