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AIRFISH 8

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The AirFish 8 (AF8) is an 8-10 seater WIG Craft with a 17m x 15m footprint. It is designed to be operated by 2 crew and carrying capacity for 6-8 passengers in standard civilian transport configuration. It is powered by a powerful yet compact V8 car engine that runs on 95 Octane automotive-grade unleaded gasolines. Airfish 8 is designed and built to adhere to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) guidelines.

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Safe and Comfortable

Fast and Fuel Efficient

Environmentally Friendly

Minimum Infrastructure to Operate

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SPECIFICATIONS


Certification

-Lloyd’s Register, 100A1 WIG
-MCH TYPE A Passenger

Dimensions

-Overall length 17.2m
-Overall height 3.5m
-Cabin Length4.0m
-Cabin width 1.4m
-Wingspan 15.0m
-Draught, waterborne 0.55m (maximum)

Payload Capacity

-Useful Load -1000 kg
-Baggage Capacity -160kg
-Seating Capacity- 2 Crew + 6 to 8 Passengers

Engine

-V8, 500 HP
-Fuel: Gasoline, Octane 95 or above
-Consumption ~ 70 litres/hour in normal condition

Construction

-Carbon Fibre Reinforced
-Plastic/Sandwich Composite

Performance

-Operating height: up to 7m
-Maximum Speed: 106 knots
-Cruising Speed:   ~ 80 knots
-Take off distance: ~ 500m
-Landing distance: ~ 300 to 500m
-Range: ~ 300 nautical miles
-Turning Radius:
+     Ground effect mode:  ~ 160m
+     Displacement mode: ~ 100m

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