General Information
Type Be-112
Function Multi- role
Year 2005(?)
Crew 2
Powerplant (2)
Type Pratt&Whitney PT6A-67R
Power 1424hp
Size (m)
Length 16.5
Height 5.3
Wingspan 22.5
Wing area (m2) ?
Tailspan 8.0
Weights (kg) and loads
Empty ?
Normal 8500
Maximum 9500
Wing Load (kg/m2) ?
Power load (kg/hp) ...
Speed (km/h)
Cruising 370
Turn time sec
Roll (m)
Takeoff 330
Landing 550
Required airstrip 1200
Wave height 0.7
Range (km)
Practical 800
Ferry 2000
Ceiling (m)
Practical ?
Payload (kg)
Fuel ?
Water (fire- fighter) 4500
Cargo 3000
Cabin size LxWxH 7x2x2m3
Seats 24

Be-112 amphibian by Beriev OKB

Be-112 3-view from Russian Aviation

Be-112 is designed as a multi-role amphibian for rural areas with sufficient open water areas. Following applications are considered:
- Passenger
- Cargo
- Mail delivery
- S.A.R.
- Patrol
- Firefighter

Passenger variant is designed with pressurized cabin. V-tail with tailplane serves as a pylon for pair of turboprops, providing best possible engine protection from water indigestion.

When project started in the 1995 series production of Be-112 was planned for 2005. Financing problems of Russian aviation industry slowed it down considerably, current status of project is unknown.

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