Upgraded helicopter Mi-26Т2В will be ready for mass production in early 2021, after which will be performed by the Arctic variant, reported RIA Novosti the General Director of holding "Helicopters of Russia" (included in "rostec") Andrey Boginsky.
According to him, now there are joint flight testing, but the question is Arctic machines is discussed. "As soon as you finish the work on the Mi-26Т2В, more tightly let's move on to this story. We also showed this idea to my colleagues from the MOE. Our job is to try to unify the guises of the military and Ministry of emergency situations", - added the head of the helicopter holding.