Hellenic Seaplanes brings the seaplanes to the forefront of Greece means of transport, gaining the competitive advantage of connecting the sea with the sky, making fast and safe flights.
The company designs its fleet of seaplanes in partnership with the world’s leading aircraft manufacturers.
TWIN OTTER DHC-6
Twin Otter DHC-6 can carry up to 19 passengers and is capable of a speed of 80 to 180 knots (300 kilometers).
It is a high-winged, twin-engined and is considered the most suitable aircraft to operate at sea and in all climatic conditions.
Twin Otter is available both in airplane and seaplane version and is a flexible aircraft that can be used for commercial purposes and military and government operations.
The Twin Otter DHC-6 400 seaplane model by Viking Air covers the requirements of “Hellenic Seaplanes” and is known for its ability to respond to multiple environments and special maritime conditions. It is equipped with advanced Pratt & Whitney PT 6A-34 engines, it has a fully upgraded digital suite, internal and external LED lighting, as well as 800 more integrated adjustments that improve the initial production model.
The Twin Otter DHC-6 seaplane is appropriate both for organized and tour flights as its durable resistance and flexibility offers reliable performance and passenger comfort.
For more information visit Viking Air.
Dornier Seastar CD2
Dornier Seastar CD2 is a polymorphic 12-seater, amphibious seaplane. This specific type of aircraft is the Seastar CD2 and it has all the European certifications. It is the latest version, with a top aerodynamic line. The aircraft is powered by two reliable Pratt & Whitney PT-6 engines and has state-of-the-art electronic systems and a cockpit.
It has high resolution crystal displays, wide viewing capabilities, simplified navigation with graphical flight-planning, as well as digital graphs and maps providing total control of the seaplane to the pilot and the safety required to passengers.
As regards the seaplane’s interior, Dornier Seastar CD2 has an ergonomically designed and spacious cabin with 6 premium leather seats and lavatory (optional) or 7 premium leather seats without lavatory.
The advanced design of Dornier Seastar is indicative of more than 90 years of expertise and experience in the seaplane flight operation.
For more information visit Dornier Seawings.
Cessna Caravan X
Cessna Caravan X is an amphibious seaplane with a capacity of 12 passengers and 2 crew members and has been characterized as one of the safest seaplanes in the world.
It is a single-engined Light Turbo Prop aircraft and is renowned for its easy operation. This seaplane travels with 343km/h and is ideal for business trips.
Cessna Caravan’s interior is equipped with seats or can be specially formulated for the storage and transport of cargo. The typical commercial formulation of the seaplane as part of an airline fleet has four rows with 1-2 seats behind the two seats in the cockpit. This version offers a capacity of up to thirteen passengers.
Multiple versions of this model include a special area for additional cargo capacity or for passenger luggage.
Another feature of this seaplane, which is also a special competitive advantage, is its new engine as it consumes less fuel than a conventional Caravan, thus carrying more cargo with less cost.
For more information visit Cessna.
The key feature and competitive advantage of the Kodiak amphibious seaplane is its taking-off in a very short distance. It can accommodate up to 10 passengers whereas it is a single-engined Turbo Prop aircraft.
Designed from the beginning for operating as a floatplane, Kodiak can take off from a water surface or airfield runway, while also maintaining its unprecedented performance in water.
The potential of Kodiak seaplane is endless. The passenger can easily and quickly travel to lakes and rivers that are considered inaccessible for other types of seaplanes or other means of transport, while it can also be suitably formulated for the safe transport of cargo and goods in locations that are unreachable in any other way.
It can also easily approach seaside resorts and hotels for the transfer of tourists or be formulated in such a way to facilitate the transfer of VIPs and business people.
As regards the seaplane’s cabin interior and passenger seats, Kodiak is equipped with leather, fully adjustable seats, adjustable headrests, comfortable three-point safety fastening belts for the passengers – three-point restraint system, as well as microphone and headset slots in every seat.
For more information visit Kodiak.