The head of the Ural investigatory management on transport of SK of Russia Dmitry Putintsev declared that the Mi-8 helicopter of the UTair airline which has failed in Congo, according to preliminary data, was wrecked because of a mistake of the pilot.
«Across Congo we come to a conclusion that as a result of climatic conditions there was an error of piloting», – he told, reports RIA Novosti news agency.
The Russian Mi-8 helicopter broke in Congo in March. The helicopter carried out Shabund’s Continue reading
China started development of the new assault helicopter of the fourth generation which should arrive on arms of army of China by 2020, the China Daily newspaper with the reference Aviation Industry Corp of China (AVIC) writes.
China confirmed for the first time that develops the helicopter of new generation. The company published information on the helicopter in the media brochure on opened on Wednesday in Tianjin to an exhibition of helicopters.
Whether head of AVIC Tszomin noted that the Continue reading
Russia will offer the helicopters created for "Mistrals" to Egypt if Cairo makes the decision on acquisition of these helicopter carriers at France, "Rostekh’s" general director Sergey Chemezov told to journalists.
"If Egypt after all makes the decision to get "Mistrals", of course, we will offer our helicopters as they were adapted and were created under this ship", – he told on Wednesday to journalists at Kalashnikov concern visit.
Chemezov added that Continue reading
The Chelyabinsk regional fund of property confirmed bidders on purchase of the Bell-429 helicopter belonging to the regional government. Applicants of steel of JSC Donskoy tabak and JSC Sigma-Finance. Information on it is published on an official site of state purchases torgi.gov.ru.
It is known that both firms are under control to the Rostov businessman Ivan Savvidi, and, considering their affilirovannost, it is logical to assume that active fight at the auction will not be: residents of Rostov Continue reading
Hera Rossii Sergey Mikheyev and his helicopters with difficult destiny.
At the end of December, 2013 75 years to Sergey Viktorovich Mikheyev – to the person who kept unique design school of design of coaxial helicopters were executed. Such rotary-wing aircrafts will dominate in the sky of the XXI century.
Date celebrated modestly. The hero of the anniversary did not receive any high state awards relying in such cases. Mass media also did not give special attention to the founder of fighting Continue reading
Ottawa, on June 8. The Canadian police searches three prisoners who have run away to the past Saturday, June 7, from prison of the city of Quebec by means of the helicopter. About it reports Lenta.ru referring to CTV News.
Condemned for drug trafficking made escape from prison by the green helicopter. Locals are recommended to steer clear of the run-away criminals – Yves Denisa, Denis Lefebvre and Serge Pomerla.
It any more the first case of escape from the Canadian prison by means of the Continue reading
In Tuva the third week of searches of the gone helicopter that did not yet bring results went. Aircrafts again will be involved in operation.
"On Saturday it is planned to involve 5 aircrafts, and also 12 groups of land search", – reports GU Ministry of Emergency Situations on the republic. Now searching Mi-8 taking into account a reserve is involved 874 persons, 125 units of equipment, including from the Ministry of Emergency Situations of 156 people, the 37th unit of equipment. By Continue reading
are found a year ago
Military, allegedly, found fragments of the last year which have gone in October in Tuva of the Mi-8 helicopter onboard which there were 12 people. About it to journalists gave in Management of the press service and information of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation.
As specified TASS in the Ministry of Defence, around 15:30 Moscow time on August 7 at performance by crew of the Mi-8 helicopter of association Air Force and air defense of the Central military Continue reading