commercial hovercraft / private / rescue / patrol
A5 (Hivus-6) Shipbuilding company AEROHOD



  • Type:

    commercial, private

  • Applications:

    rescue, patrol, cruising, ambulance

  • Length:

    7.2 m (23'09")

  • Passenger capacity:

    6 unit


Amphibious hovercraft HIVUS-6 is intended for year-round operation as cruising, rescue, tourist, ambulance or patrol purposes.

Area of operation: water basisns with max wave height up to 1,2 m.

Distinctive features:

Ability to move in shallow waters, over swamps, deep snow, broken ice and to overcome slightly sloping river banks, washouts and sand ridges;
Original design of air cushion (Russian patent RF No 2097231), providing a high level of safety due to increased stability and maneuverability;
Safe emergency braking on firm ground;
Non-adfreezing air cushion parts;
Low noise propeller

Main characteristics

Payload, kg 600
Passenger capacity, prs. 5 (without the driver)
Length (transportation length), m 7,25 (6,8)
Beam (transportation width), m 3,08 (2,5)
Max height (transportation height), m 2,65 (2.2)
Engine type petrol or diesel engine
Engine power, hp 143-173
Speed on water, km/h 50
Speed on snow, km/h 70
Max overpassable incline, degrees 8
Clearance, m 0,5
Max overpasseble obstacle height, m 0,4
Fuel consumption, litres/hour 25-30
Fuel stock, litres 120
Range, km up to 250 (with additional tanks – up to 400)
Propulsion system 6-blade propeller in a ring
Air cushion composition Inflatable balloons (skegs),
front and rear skirt
Min operational temperature, degrees C – 35 (below zero)
Max wind speed, m/sec 15
PRICE EXW - 60,000 USD