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The head of FSB recommends to suspend flights of the Russian aircraft to Egypt

The head of FSB of the Russian Federation Alexander Bortnikov declared that considers expedient to suspend flights of the Russian aircraft to Egypt before clarification of the reasons of crash of the Airbus A321 liner in the country, reports RIA Novosti news agency.

"Until we will not decide on the true reasons of an event, consider expedient to suspend flights Continue reading

MetroJet: background of the failed airliner

MetroJet: background of the failed airliner

MetroJet ("Kogalymavia") – small airline which specializes on charter transportations to the most popular countries among the Russian tourists: Turkey, Egypt and Spain. The company was based in 1993, carried out flights from the largest cities of Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug (Surgut, Nizhnevartovsk, Kogalym) to the cities of the European part of Russia, and also was engaged in helicopter works. In 2011 of "Kogalymavia" refused operation of planes of the Russian production (Tu-154, Continue reading

Pilots of thrones of the USA: we kill peace people

Pilots of thrones of the USA: we kill peace people

Four former pilots of the American bespilotnik wrote the open letter to the U.S. President Barack Obama, Minister of Defence Asheton Carter and the director of CIA John Brennan with the requirement to close the American program of thrones.

In their opinion, the airstrikes put by bespilotnik, force even more people to become terrorists. The letter is at the disposal of the German newspaper "Die Zeit".

As the former military write, the USA should "reconsider military tactics Continue reading

Whether it is easy to carry by in 2015 a bomb aboard the plane?

Whether it is easy to carry by in 2015 a bomb aboard the plane?

The official version that became the reason of crash of the A321 plane of the Russian airline "Kogalymavia" on Sinai, still is absent. Against statements of dzhikhadist "Islamic state" that it they are responsible for accident, and comments of experts that the plane collapsed in air, the version about an explosive device onboard the liner remains not disproved.

This version – it is far not unique, but its viability indirectly proves to be true statements of the government Continue reading

Russia needs the Ministry of civil aviation

Russia needs the Ministry of civil aviation

Aircraft problems in Russia disturb everyone who flies by planes. Today it is a question of development of aviation branch with emphasis on development of the Russian companies, adaptation of leading international IT solutions in the market of Russia, about import substitution in the aviation IT industry, and also about measures of the state support of import substitution.

As the member of council of Federation, the former military pilot Igor Tchernyshev believes, for ensuring transport safety Continue reading

Combines instead of helicopters

Combines instead of helicopters

Passed without small two years as Sevastopol appeared in Russia., It seems, term sufficient for active work. During this time any results should be shown. They certainly are – but here, judging by that local mass media write, these "results" exclusively negative: against growth of welfare of the City government recession of industrial production made to 80 % from the previous, Ukrainian period. During this time not only new workplaces are not created, but there is a threat of that, as Continue reading

Mi-38 there will pass certification in the current year

Mi-38 there will pass certification in the current year

«Till the end of this year we should receive the category "B" certificate on the transport car, and in the first half of the year of the next year we will try to receive the certificate on the transport and passenger version, – the head of holding «Helicopters of Russia» Alexander Mikheyev declared to the correspondent of «The military-industrial courier».

Mi-38 in mass of 15 tons, tests which already go, consists on almost for 100 % from the Russian accessories, already interested Continue reading

Mass media: Tu-160 – the most powerful plane for all history of military aircraft

Mass media: Tu-160 – the most powerful plane for all history of military aircraft

Introduction in action of a new type of cruise missiles deduced power of the Russian supersonic strategic Tu-160 bomber-raketonosetsa on new level, writes The National Interest.

The edition reminds that Tu-160 was developed in the USSR at the time of "cold war". It was the answer of Moscow to creation of the American heavy hardly noticeable strategic bomber Northrop B-2 "Spirit", however the Russian plane went further the former competitor.

As the author of article, at the Continue reading

Helicopter cluster it is decided to create on Don

Helicopter cluster it is decided to create on Don

On Gidroaviasalone-2014 in Gelendzhik Minpromtorg of the Russian Federation, the government of the Rostov region and Rostekh corporation signed the memorandum of cooperation on creation of a vertoletostroitelny cluster.

According to the minister of the industry and trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov, the new helicopter cluster in the Rostov region will appear by 2020. The cluster which is planned to place in Bataysk, will include a flight-test complex, assembly production of helicopters Continue reading

In Italy created a cover protecting from bombs for luggage

In Italy created a cover protecting from bombs for luggage

The Italian company D’Appolonia developed an "anti-explosive" cover for luggage. As reports Viaggi News, it takes place in a luggage compartment of the plane and is capable to neutralize explosion of the bomb hidden among things.

The cover, in a form a reminding awning, is made in Genoa from a textile fabric and composite materials which do it to the steady to thermal and shock waves generated as a result of explosion.

Development is issued in three options: for a luggage compartment Continue reading