The market of helicopter services which still was considered as one of stablest and profitable in aviabranch, was sharply reduced. It is visible according to the largest player of sector in Russia "Utair": in January-September the volume of a helicopter cargo transportation of the company fell almost to 35 %. Participants of the market consider as one of the reasons decrease for 40 % of rates under mullions-strong contracts of the United Nations with the Russian helicopter companies. Continue reading
The perspective military transport helicopter which should replace in production Mi-8/17, will be created till 2018, reports RIA Novosti news agency referring to sources in the defensive industry.
«The first prototype of the perspective average transport and landing helicopter will be created through two or three years. Actually it is deep processing of glorified Mi-8», – reported a source. As a conceptual sample for the new car the serial fighting Mi-35M helicopter at which it is planned to Continue reading
The Russian vertoletostroitelny enterprises intend to construct and deliver to customers this year not smaller number of helicopters, than last year. «I consider that the main objective is a stable production and stable orders. We assume that this year not less helicopters, than in the past» will be let out, – the director of the department of an aircraft industry Minpromtorga Andrey Boginsky declared. at the international aviation exhibition «Singapore Aero show 2014».
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