NEW MARITIME PATROL AIRCRAFT IN THE AVIATION SERVICE

Beechcraft King Air 350Ier, in its maritime patrol aircraft version, is a twin-engine turboprop low-wing aircraft. It has reinforced retractable gear, pressurized cabin and has been specially designed to conduct maritime surveillance, pollution control and search and rescue tasks.

It is equipped with a state-of-the-art Collins PROLINE 21 avionics system, which simplifies the flying operation and, at the same time, enhances flight safety.

It has two bubble windows on both sides of the fuselage, which provide unparalleled outward visibility, a flare dispenser system and life rafts.

CHARACTERISTICS AND PERFORMANCE
• Height: 4,37 m

• Length: 14,22 m

• Wingspan: 17,65 m

• Maximum take-off weight: 7,484 kg.

• Power plants: two (2) “PRATT & WHITNEY” PT6A-60A SHP 1050 turboprops and two (2) “HARTZELL” 4 variable-pitch-blade shafts

• Crew: four (4). Pilot, Copilot, Mission operator and Flight mechanic

• Autonomy:

- Minimum: 5 hs. (Typical Cruise Speed flying at 10,000 ft. altitude)

- Maximum: 9 hs. (Long Range Cruise Speed flying at 20,000 ft. Altitude)

• Operating Speed: 250 kt.

• Maximum Operating Ceiling: 35,000 ft.

PREFECTURA AND THE BUENOS AIRES PROVINCIAL POLICE SEIZED MORE THAN TWO TONS OF MARIJUANA ON BOARD A VESSEL AND ARRESTED 9 CREW MEMBERS
PREFECTURA SEIZED MORE THAN HALF A TON OF MARIJUANA IN CHACO. A PERSON ARRESTED
THE SECURITY MINISTER MET WITH TRANSPORT SECRETARY ALEJANDRO RAMOS AND PREFECTURA NAVAL ARGENTINA’S COMMANDANT
Prefectura rescued an injured crewmember of a fishing vessel in Mar del Plata.
SECURITY MINISTER MARÍA CECILIA RODRÍGUEZ WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE 2ND NATIONAL MEETING OF WOMEN IN THE MARITIME SECTOR
SEIZURE OF 350 KILOGRAMS OF DRUG AND THREE PEOPLE ARRESTED IN CORRIENTES
FIRE AND EXPLOSION ON A SAND-CARRYING VESSEL
SEIZURE OF 62 KILOGRAMS OF MARIJUANA AND TWO PEOPLE ARRESTED
OFF-SHORE EMERGENCY: PREFECTURA RESCUED A CREWMEMBER OF A FISHING VESSEL