Translated automatically from the French version of Kelclinic. Contact us for remarks, questions or help.
russian English French German italian spanish
Helicopter NADC NA-40 Bongo. Specifications. A photo.
Helicopter NADC NA-40 Bongo. Specifications. A photo.

Helicopter NADC NA-40 Bongo. Specifications. A photo.


NADC NA-40 Bongo - Czech lightweight multi-purpose civilian helicopter developed in 1998, the company «NA Design Company Inc.».


A photoNADC NA-40 Bongo


Designing light multipurpose aircraft model NADC NA-40 Bongo started in the Czech aircraft manufacturers 1994 year. The main reason to start development served as an attempt to compete with foreign aircraft manufacturers in the field of light and ultra-light aircrafts rotary wing type, with the project expected to be realized over 6 years, while the aircraft performance parameters of the aircraft, as well as the price, should have become quite competitive.

Relatively lightweight and compact design of the helicopter NADC NA-40 Bongo, provide this aircraft high flight speed and good maneuverability that actually allows you to use the aircraft as a sports agent, although in fact, the helicopter to the field of application does not belong.


NADC NA-40 Bongo photo


The first flight of the helicopter NADC NA-40 Bongo held in 1998 year that actually says that the Czech aircraft manufacturers managed to reduce the time of development, moreover, it is not only influenced the decrease in the value of the aircraft of this model, but also provided a helicopter high competition, so in fact, a two-year period has led to a great popularization of the model. Due to the fact that the aircraft design has been designed carefully, and the technical part was the most optimized for ease of management, and to provide higher reliability, helicopter NADC NA-40 Bongo quite successfully coped with all the necessary test trials, in connection with which the project It was sent into production, where, according to 2016 years, continued to be.

Issue model helicopters NADC NA-40 Bongo is carried out exclusively as individual kits designed for self-assembly, and, commonality of parts and assemblies allows you to collect the aircraft within just 200-220 hours.


Driving a helicopterNADC NA-40 Bongo


In the cockpit of the helicopter NADC NA-40 Bongo can accommodate two people, however, because of the design features of the model aircraft, transported on board the aircraft of any goods is not possible. However, due to the fact that the helicopter NADC NA-40 Bongo is equipped with twin-control system, the aircraft can be used in teaching and training purposes, which is very greatly expands the scope of operation of the model.

The aircraft NADC NA-40 Bongo equipped aircraft engine brand TE50B / 55, 115 has a capacity of HP, which in turn provides the aircraft the ability to accelerate to speeds in 280 km \ h. (Maximum value), and also allows the aircraft to overcome the distance in kilometers 420.

On the basis of the aircraft NADC NA-40 Bongo, also created and modified versions - NADC NA-42 Barracuda and NADC NA-44 Bion, characterized by a number of technical and design improvements.


Specifications NADC NA-40 Bongo.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Capacity: 1 people;
  • helicopter length: 6 m (depending on version).
  • The height of the helicopter: 2,54 m (depending on version).
  • The diameter of the rotor: 7,4 m (depending on version).
  • Weight of empty helicopter: 440 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 900 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 220 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 280 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 420 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4520 m .;
  • Powerplant: TE50B / 55;
  • Power: 115 hp


View other helicopters


This question is to determine whether you are a human automated spam submissions.