To which category does the helicopter AK1-3 belong?
The AK1-3 helicopter is a light two-seat helicopter. In Ukraine, it has a certificate type and is used by pilots, both for personal
and commercial purposes. In other countries, it corresponds to one of the categories — experimental, amateur build kit, factory built
kit, and can be used for personal or commercial use in accordance with the aviation regulations of the country of use.
How long can you fly on one tank?
On one tank AK 1-3 you can fly 350 km or 2.6 hours.
Do I need to have a license to fly on my own by helicopter?
Yes. At a minimum, you need a Private Pilot Helicopter License (PPHL) flight certificate.
Can I use AK1-3 in my country, personally for myself?
Yes. You can purchase AK1-3 and register it in your country. Helicopters AK1-3, assembled both at the factory
and independently from self-assembly kits, fly to 21 countries around the world. Aviation regulations of most
countries of the world allow the use of light helicopters for personal purposes, regardless of the method
of assembly. At the same time, each country can have its own aviation rules and requirements for the registration
and use of aircraft. To be absolutely sure, contact the local aviation department and provide them with information on the AK1-3 helicopter.