OSKBES MAI began development of multi-purpose four-seat twin engine airplane MAI-409.
The airplane has been designed according to AP—23 Aviation Rule requirements, analog of European CS—23 and American FAR—23.
Distinctive features of the airplane:
«clean» aerodynamic shape and retractable landing gear provides cruise high performance. However, Fowler flaps with large diameter wheels allow operation from unpaved runways;
easy entry and exit (to the rear seats similar with three-door cars);
exceptional view for the crew due to the selected layout of power plants;
application of proven engines (motor gasoline A-95) with a quality dealer support;
comfortable conditions for the crew because of the of interior dimensions and efficient ventilation and heating.
The main applications of the MAI-409 aircraft:
air travel and air tourism;
initial training and professional selection of flight crews;
aerial photography, tool monitoring, air patrols gas and oil pipelines, power lines, etc.;
using as military airplane.