Helicopter Spray Systems New Zealand
The R66 Generation II Spray system will be released soon by Airlift Technologies. The R66 system has completed flight testing and is in the final administration stages of certification with both the NZCAA and the US FAA.
R44 Airlift Spray System
In conjunction with this, the certification process on the R44 Airlift Spray system is well underway. The design and development process is complete and the certification process is progressing well. Both systems are on track for full certification and release to the market in the 2020 calendar year.
Key features of the R44 and R66 Generation II systems are:
> Carbon fiber tank, booms and boom support arms.
> Jettison door with 80% evacuation in 4.5 seconds.
> Lightweight and durable carbon booms.
> Stowage for ferrying.
> Operator configurable pump/plumbing modules.
> Snug belly fit.
> Aerodynamic design with inboard motor.
> R44 Tank shape allows the engine heat to escape.
> STC comes standard with flow rate controller and boom isolate.