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Visit | Trip Advisory  | 28.10.22

Aeroflot Resumes Flights to Cairo

The Russian airline Aeroflot has announced the resumption of flights to the Egyptian capital, Cairo. This is reported by the TASS news agency with reference to the carrier’s press service.  Aeroflot clarified that the flights will be operated daily starting from November 12, 2022. Tickets have already appeared on sale. On October 1, Aeroflot also

Business | Industry  | 17.05.22

Russia First Time Showed New Domestic Aircraft Engine

The Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia for the first time showed the Russian PD-8 aircraft engine, which will replace foreign engines on SSJ-100 and Be-200 aircraft. Work on the creation of a Russian engine with a thrust of 8 tonnes has been underway since 2019 and has been intensified taking into account the

Business | Technology  | 21.03.22

Tomsk Scientists Developed Russia’s First Ozone Converter for Aircraft

Scientists of the Chemical Faculty of Tomsk State University (TSU) have developed the first ozone converter in Russia, which will be installed in the domestic MS-21 (MC-21) aircraft.  According to the acting dean of the Faculty, Alexey Knyazev, at an altitude of 11 thousand meters, the plane enters an area where the concentration of ozone

Business | Technology  | 11.02.22

Russian A-100 ‘Premier’ Radar Aircraft Performed First Flight With Radar On

Russia’s newest A-100 Premier long-range radar surveillance and guidance aircraft made its first flight with the onboard radio engineering complex turned on, according to the Rostec State Corporation. As part of the tests, the aircraft took off from the airfield in Taganrog on February 9, 2022.   “The tests confirmed the regular operation of special equipment,

Business | Technology  | 12.01.22

Russian Strategic Missile Carrier Built From Scratch Made First Flight

The built from scratch Tu-160M Russian strategic missile carrier made its first flight today, on January 12, 2022, as reported to journalists by the press service of the Rostec Corporation.  “On January 12, the first newly manufactured Tu-160M strategic missile carrier made its first flight from the airfield of the Kazan Aviation Plant – a

Russian Radars Track Over 50 Foreign Spy Planes by State Borders in a Week 

Russian radars tracked over 50 foreign aircraft that conducted air reconnaissance near the country’s state borders over the past week, as stated by the Defence Ministry’s official newspaper ‘Krasnaya Zvezda’. According to the infographics provided, 37 foreign spy planes and 19 drones conducted air reconnaissance over the indicated time.   Fighter jets of Russia’s air defence

US Reconnaissance Plane Spotted Near Russian Border

On November 9, from 2.15 pm to 7.28 pm, an E-8C ground target reconnaissance and strike control aircraft of the US Air Force was detected over the Black Sea, as stated by the Russian Ministry of Defence. All this time it was accompanied by Russian radar. The plane, which took off from Ramstein Air Base in

Business | Technology  | 02.11.21

New Russian Fighter Jet to Be Presented at Dubai Airshow 2021

For the first time, the Rostec Corporation will present a new Russian ‘Checkmate’ single-engine fighter of the fifth generation at the Dubai Airshow 2021, which will be held from November 14 to 18 in the UAE.   It is said that the ‘Checkmate’ has aroused great interest abroad, so it is planned to hold a number

Recommended | Business | Industry | Technology  | 03.08.21

Russia to Create New Carrier-Based Fighter

The Russian ‘MiG’ aircraft-building corporation is developing a fifth-generation carrier-based fighter, RIA Novosti reports. At the moment, the project is at the stage of computer modelling.  According to the source of RIA Novosti, the aircraft is being designed with extensive use of stealth technologies. Like other machines of the fifth generation, this fighter will be