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BERIEV Be-200 Altair

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Name Be-200 Altair
Manufacturer BERIEV
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
WTC Medium
Type code A2J
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Mass group 4

Manufacturered as:

BERIEV Be-200 Altair

BERIEV Be-200 Altair

BERIEV Be-200 Altair BERIEV Be-200 Altair 3D


The Beriev Be-200 Altair is a multipurpose amphibious aircraft designed by the Beriev Aircraft Company and manufactured by Irkut. Marketed as being designed for fire fighting, search and rescue, maritime patrol, cargo, and passenger transportation, it has a capacity of 12 tonnes12,000 kg
26,455.471 lbs
of water, or up to 72 passengers.

Technical Data

Wing span 32.8 m107.612 ft
Length 32.0 m104.987 ft
Height 8.9 m29.199 ft
Powerplant 2 x Progress D-436TP turbofans, 75.02 kN (16,534 lbF) each.
Engine model Progress D-436

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 348 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 3790037,900 kg
37.9 tonnes
Ceiling FL260 ROD ft/min APC
WTC M Range 13001,300 nm
2,407,600 m
2,407.6 km
7,898,950.137 ft

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving BER2

None on SKYbrary