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Business | Industry  | 23.11.21

Russia to Launch World’s Heaviest Transport Helicopter Mass Production


The permission for the mass production of the world’s heaviest Mi-26T2V military transport helicopter will be obtained by the yearend, according to the CEO of the Russian Helicopters manufacturing company Andrei Boginsky.   “We are now at the final stage of getting the O1 designation for the helicopter’s baseline configuration and there are a few flights

Business | Technology  | 16.11.21

First Time Russia Used Aircraft Missiles From Helicopter Drone


The first tests of the Termit unmanned attack helicopter have been conducted in Russia, as reported by the CEO of the Kronstadt company, Sergei Bogatikov, in his interview with RIA Novosti. Corrected aircraft missiles with a range of six kilometres were launched from the drone, which was the first such case in Russian practice.   “Proposed

Russia and China to Jointly Build Heavy Helicopter


Russia and China have signed a contract stipulating the joint development of a heavy helicopter, according to the Head of the Russian Helicopters holding, Andrey Boginsky, at a meeting with the country’s President Vladimir Putin.  “In 2016, during your visit to Beijing, an intergovernmental agreement was signed. Since 2008, intensive negotiations have been going on,

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 09.07.21

Russian Scientists Propose to Send Helicopter to Venus


Scientists of the Moscow Aviation Institute propose to send an unmanned helicopter to Venus to study its surface and volcanoes, RIA Novosti reports referring to the theses of the report presented at the Korolev Academic Readings on Cosmonautics.   Based on the theses of the report, it is assumed that the titanium apparatus will be 70

Recommended | Events | Visit  | 21.05.21

HeliRussia 2021: Helicopters Exhibition Opened in Moscow Expo Centre


For several days, the Crocus Expo Moscow Centre became the most important place for leading domestic and foreign players in the helicopter industry. The international exhibition HeliRussia-2021 was opened there, RIA Novosti reports.  It is noted that HeliRussia is the first and only international exhibition of the helicopter industry in Russia. The exhibition has been

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 29.09.20

Newest Naval Helicopter Sample to Be Created by 2025


The first sample of the newest naval helicopter “Minoga” is planned to be created by 2025, according to the General Director of the ‘Russian Helicopters’ holding Andrey Boginsky. He said that in five years, the developers will be able to create the first helicopter that will be able to hover in the air, RIA News

Recommended | Business | Technology  | 19.06.20

First Civilian Arctic Helicopters Production Launched in Russia


Russian Helicopters Holding has started the mass production of Arctic Mi-8AMT helicopters by the Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant. The vehicle has successfully passed the test programme and acceptance of an independent inspection of the Federal Air Transport Agency, the press service of the holding reported.   The helicopter has a transmission heating system that allows to quickly

Recommended | Moscow | Insight  | 07.04.20

First Air Taxi Heliport to Appear in New Moscow


The first helipad will appear in the Novomoskovsk district next to the Prokshino metro station, the Urban Development Complex official website reports.  According to the press service of the Urban Development Complex of Moscow, the proximity of the first helipad in Troitsky and Moscow administrative districts to the metro station and Vnukovo Airport will allow the

Recommended | Insight | Around Russia  | 02.04.20

Russian Post Delivers Humanitarian Aid for Health Workers


The 10-ton batch included medical masks purchased by the foundation, disposable gloves, and other supplies for medical personnel involved in the fight against COVID-19. After the cargo undergoes customs procedures, the fund employees will begin to distribute funds throughout the country, RIA News reports.   “The main task of our activity is to protect medical staff