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Russia sold helicopters on 400 billion rubles

Russia sold helicopters on 400 billion rubles

The portfolio of firm orders for helicopter equipment «Helicopters of Russia» following the results of 2013 made 808 units, is told in the press release of the holding which has arrived in edition to "Lenty.Ra".

The total cost of the contracted cars makes 401,2 billion rubles. What shares of civil and military equipment in the general portfolio of orders «Helicopters of Russia», it is not specified. Are not specified as well types of the contracted helicopter equipment.

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Naval Forces of the USA will accept technology on alteration of helicopters in bespilotnik

Naval Forces of the USA will accept technology on alteration of helicopters in bespilotnik

Naval Forces of the USA will present new technology which is actually capable to turn the helicopter for delivery of cargoes in a bespilotnik: rotary-wing cars can independently choose a route, a landing and take-off place, reports the Wall Street Journal edition.

«It is really revolutionary technology about what we speak, concerns full-size helicopters, we already tried it, we speak about delivery of cargoes in mass of 5 thousand pounds (about 2,3 tons)», – the rear admiral of the American Naval Continue reading

The Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation received the upgraded helicopters Mi-8

The Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation received the upgraded helicopters Mi-8

The holding «Helicopters of Russia» transferred the first party from four upgraded Mi-8AMTSh helicopters to the Ministry of Defence of Russia, the holding press service reported on Monday.

The long-term state contract for delivery of the upgraded Mi-8AMTSh helicopters was signed in Ulan-Ude in August, 2013 and provides delivery of unique cars – the first serial party with the improved resource indicators allowing, including, to save considerable means on service during life cycle of the helicopter, Continue reading