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This Helicopter Has a Lifesaving Parachute in the Event of Engine Failure

This is Zefhir, the only helicopter with a ballistic parachute in the world. It’s installed above the main rotor and designed as a backup for conditions where autorotation cannot be performed – this could occur with flight control failure or loss of maneuverability, flying over an area where an emergency landing cannot be performed safely, and flight conditions that prevent restoring rotor rotation speed.

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