The photo was taken at the airport of Amman-Mark, the helicopter does not yet bear any identification marks. There is only a 06819 registration number.
The resource recalls that in April 2016 of the year Russian Helicopters JSC signed contract No. RH-15-0651-04-1 with the Jordanian state bureau The King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB) for the supply of four Mi-26Т2 helicopters. Machines are designed for the Air Force Jordan.
Tests of the head helicopter, built under the specified contract at Rostvertol JSC in Rostov-on-Don (registration number 06819), were launched in October last year.
Takeoff weight Mi-26Т2 (normal) - 49600 kg, (maximum) - 56000 kg. Empty weight - 28 600 kg. The maximum flight speed is 270 km / h, the dynamic ceiling is 4600 m, the range (with additional tanks) is up to 1905 km.
It is reported that Jordan became the second foreign military customer of the Mi-26Т2 helicopters after Algeria.