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Ivan Savvidi intends to buy the scandalous helicopter

Ivan Savvidi intends to buy the scandalous helicopter

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

General on Alligators

General on Alligators

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

The Ministry of Defence of China recognized development of the Z-20 helicopter

The Ministry of Defence of China recognized development of the Z-20 helicopter

Now China develops helicopters of new type, relying on own forces. It was declared today by the representative of the Ministry of Defence of the People’s Republic of China Geng Yanshen at press conference.

According to mass media, on December 23 on one of airfields of Northeast China successfully passed test flight the helicopter of general purpose of a domestic production of "Chzhi-20" (Z-20). In the future it can become the main type of helicopters of general purpose of China, up Continue reading

Guinea: the police by the helicopter dispersed fans of football

Guinea: the police by the helicopter dispersed fans of football

The semifinal match of the Cup of Africa on football between Equatorial Guinea and Ghana was interrupted because of excesses of fans. About it reports Eurosport.

On the 82nd minute of game when Ghana conducted with the score 3:0, Guinean fans began to throw guest sector bottles and other subjects. Ghanaian fans made an attempt to take cover from aggression near gate where photographers and operators usually settle down. The local police had to lift the helicopter in the sky to calm the Guineans Continue reading

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

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

In search of disappeared Mi-8 in Tuva involved shamans

In search of disappeared Mi-8 in Tuva involved shamans

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

In Tuva fragments of Mi-8, the missing almost

are found a year ago In Tuva fragments of Mi-8, the missing almost

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