Category Aircrafts

Silt-96 – chance to escape from a trap in domestic aircraft

Silt-96 - chance to escape from a trap in domestic aircraft

The plane crash over the Sinai Peninsula generated the next wave of disputes on how it is necessary to develop domestic aircraft industry. A number of planes from the Soviet past was stopped by flights a few years ago, most "untwisted" from new projects became "Superdzhet", the account to order which went on the second hundred is the best result for domestic planes of a Post-Soviet era.

But it is the liner short-range. One more project which "just about" should be Continue reading

In a zone of a landing of the Russian pilots in Syria there is a fight

In a zone of a landing of the Russian pilots in Syria there is a fight

Turkish mass media reported about fight on a place of a landing of the Russian pilots of brought-down Su-24. Earlier it became known that both pilots managed to catapult.

On a place of an expected landing activity of governmental forces of the Syrian army and fighters of terrorist groups is observed. Also it is reported about emergence of attack aircraft of VKS Russian Federation around a plane crash.

According to not confirmed information, to a plane crash site of Su-24 the Air Force Mi-8 Continue reading

Faulty Airbus A321 of Kogalymavia blocked in Pulkovo

Faulty Airbus A321 of Kogalymavia blocked in Pulkovo

Airbus A321 of Kogalymavia airline which were carrying out flights from Petersburg in the Sharm-esh-Sheykh, the ninth day cannot leave Pulkovo airport parking. Incident occurred to a board on November 5.

As told in JSC Northern Capital Gateway – airport management company, – in the course of aircraft towage from a parking lot the crew applied braking therefore the forward rack of the chassis of the plane was damaged.

"The plane continues to stand. The airline did not make the decision Continue reading

Ministry of Transport: after crash of the liner of Kogalymavia we will draw conclusions

Ministry of Transport: after crash of the liner of Kogalymavia we will draw conclusions

The minister of transport of the Russian Federation Maxim Sokolov reported that after crash of the Russian liner in Egypt will be made a conclusion on safety in aircraft in Russia.

«Check IKAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) which checked systems of the organization of management of safety of flights in the Russian Federation one of these days ended. Check as a whole passed successfully, the international experts, the international organizations, experts, auditors highly appreciated Continue reading

Communists asked Putin to forbid flights to Turkey and Tunisia

Communists asked Putin to forbid flights to Turkey and Tunisia

Deputies of the State Duma from the CPRF Valery Rashkin and Sergey Obukhov addressed to the president of Russia Vladimir Putin with a request after a ban of flights to Egypt temporarily to suspend an aircraft service with Turkey and Tunisia. About it the Izvestiya newspaper writes.

According to communists, flights to Turkey and Tunisia can be dangerous because of presence there the terrorists connected with the organization forbidden in Russia «The Islamic state».

As deputies specified, the Continue reading

Assads armies do not have air

Assads armies do not have air

The representative of the Pentagon Jeff Davies declared that Russia in Syria for raids against fighters uses four air bases.

According to the American military man of department, besides airfield Hmeymim in Latakia where the main air forces of the Russian Federation are based, five helicopters were thrown on base of the Syrian Air Force Tiyas located in the desert between Homs and Palmira, taken with fighters of «The Islamic state» *. As notices the blog bmpd which is conducted by experts of Continue reading

Consequences of disorder of the Soviet Union

Consequences of disorder of the Soviet Union

Recently 90 years to the person legend, last of Mohicans, the outstanding aircraft designer, twice the Hero of Socialist Work, the winner of the Lenin award Henry Novozhilov were executed.

Together with Sergey Ilyushin it lifted planes Il-18, Il-62 in the sky. Then under its management such planes, as Il-76, Il-86, Il-96-300, Il-114 were created.

And today, despite age, Henry Novozhilov continues to work in JSC S.V.Ilyyushina, using the best efforts, that the aviation status of Russia remained Continue reading

The Ministry of Defence bought 32 deck helicopters Ka-52К

The Ministry of Defence bought 32 deck helicopters Ka-52К

The Ministry of Defence of Russia signed the contract for delivery of 32 perspective deck Ka-52K helicopters, reports ITAR-TASS referring to a source in defense industry complex. New helicopters will be a part of aviagroups of two under construction in France for the Navy of Russia of the vertoletonosny landing ships docks of the Mistral type.

Progress Arsenyev Aviation Company of a name of Sazykin will be engaged in construction of helicopters. It is supposed that on each of new helicopter carriers Continue reading

The Russian bespilotnik started performance of tasks

The Russian bespilotnik started performance of tasks

The Russian BPLA "Sea eagle-10" and "Outpost" will carry out various educational and fighting tasks in the Arctic region.

According to the chief of the press service of East military district Alexander Gordeyev, the group of the Russian pilotless aircraft (BPLA) started performance of educational and fighting tasks in the Arctic. Gordeyev noted that the BPLA group is created in the Chukchi autonomous region.

Such devices participate in educational and fighting operations, Continue reading