The Mi-8AMT and Mi-8MTV-1 helicopters are equipped with ARK-UD search and rescue radio compass to provide the ability to carry out search and rescue operations.
Place of work performance
At the current location of the helicopter
or at the Aviation Repair Plant (ARP)
ARK UD is designed to direct the helicopter to continuous wave and pulse beacons for searching of aircraft, aircrews and other objects fitted with emergency radio station such as R-855UM or beacons operating in ARK-UD frequency band.