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Pilotless helicopter fire: unique development Kaman

Pilotless helicopter fire: unique development Kaman

In the USA annually forest fires devour hundreds thousands hectares of the wood, sowing chaos not only in fire epicenter, and in big radius. For opposition to natural disaster the Lockheed Martin aviacorporation in partnership with the space producer of Kaman created fleet of pilotless helicopters fire the K-MOVE.

The wonderful helicopter the K-MOVE initially developed for the American Air Force in Afghanistan: pilotless K-MAX productions Kaman excellently consults without the pilot, and the Continue reading

Why to China 24 Russian fighters Su-35

Why to China 24 Russian fighters Su-35

On air of Radio "Komsomolskaya Pravda" discussed the conclusion of the contract between Russia and China on delivery of the multipurpose fighters Su-35.

Russia will deliver to China 24 fighters Su-35. Cost of each of the sold cars will make about $83 million. And total amount of the transaction is estimated at $2 billion. The fact of signing of the contract was confirmed already by the general director of Rostekh state corporation Sergey Chemezov. There is a question – why to Chinese Continue reading

On a place of crash of the helicopter near Murmansk bodies

are found On a place of crash of the helicopter near Murmansk bodies

On a place of crash of the Mi-8 helicopter near Murmansk bodies of 12 victims are found. Such data reported in law enforcement agencies

«Are lifted on a surface of a body of 12 people. Search works proceed», – quotes source ITAR-TASS.

During search works more than 10 divers are involved.

The Spark avia airline Mi-8 helicopter with 5 crew members and 13 passengers onboard fell to Munozero’s lake. As a result of crash two persons survived.

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Russia delivered to China 52 upgraded helicopters Mi-171

Russia delivered to China 52 upgraded helicopters Mi-171

Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant transferred the last four Mi-171E helicopters of the Chinese Poly Technologies under the goal contract 2012, the press service «Helicopters of Russia» reports on July 15.

It is finishing party within the contract with "Rosoboronexport" which assumed delivery of 48 air cars. Remained four were transferred within the additional contract.

New helicopters received VK-2500 engines of the increased capacity, the auxiliary SAFIR power plant and the modernized transmission. Continue reading

Poroshenko withdrew from mission of the United Nations eight helicopters

Poroshenko withdrew from mission of the United Nations eight helicopters

The president of Ukraine Peter Poroshenko withdrew eight helicopters from a zone of performance of humanitarian mission of the United Nations, the press secretary of the president Svyatoslav Tsegolko reported to Interfax agency.

"During delivery of awards by the serviceman which took part in operations in the east of Ukraine, the president informed that withdrew eight modern helicopters from a zone of performance of humanitarian mission of the United Nations", – told to Tsegolko.

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The USA do not want to deliver to Iraq new Apache helicopters

The USA do not want to deliver to Iraq new Apache helicopters

The Iraq-Syrian branch of "Al-Qaeda" declared capture of the city of Falludzha. But how it was bitter to the Pentagon to observe black banners of "Al-Qaeda" over the city for which in due time the American marines twice battled, United States Secretary of State John Kerri excluded return of the American armies for the help of the Iraq army.

Within the military help of the USA for the sum of 14 billion the dollars, begun since 2005, Iraq got recently 75 Hellfire air states Continue reading

Russia will take part in creation for the Ministry of Emergency Situations of China of the helicopter

Russia will take part in creation for the Ministry of Emergency Situations of China of the helicopter

The frame Russian-Chinese cooperation agreement according to the project of the advanced heavy helicopter is signed following the results of a meeting of the president of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and the chairman of the People’s Republic of China of Tszinpin’s SI, reports "Interfax".

The signatures under the agreement were put by the general director of JSC Vertolety Rossii Alexander Mikheyev and the chairman of the board of the Chinese corporation of an aircraft industry Continue reading

The first Russian Mi-28 helicopters arrived to Iraq

The first Russian Mi-28 helicopters arrived to Iraq

To the port Umm-Kasr in the south of Iraq on Saturday there arrived party from 13 modern Mi-28NE helicopters «Night hunter» of production of holding «Helicopters of Russia», reported As Sumariya TV channel.

The TV channel specified that the Russian military equipment will be used in anti-terrorist operation in Anbar’s province in the west of the country. According to its data, it already the second party of helicopters of Mi who has arrived recently on arms of the Iraq army. Earlier to Iraq profits Continue reading

The authorities of Sakhalin spent about 1 billion rubles for two helicopters

The authorities of Sakhalin spent about 1 billion rubles for two helicopters

Activists of ONF on Sakhalin plan to address to local authorities with a request to clear a situation concerning purchase of two Mi-8 helicopters for 980 million roubles, the organization press service reports.

As it is noted in the message, after the demand for acquisition of helicopters in 2013 officials of the region explained need of purchase "needs of medicine and adjustment of the steady transport message with Kuriles". However after arrival first Mi-8 was transferred in using Continue reading

Drug dealers ran away from the Canadian prison by the helicopter

Drug dealers ran away from the Canadian prison by the helicopter

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