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The head of "Russian Helicopters" called the purpose of Association of Mil and Kamov

The main purpose of Association of design Bureau of Mil and Kamov in the national center helicopter (NCV) is the rebalancing of capacity and improvement of the quality of design documentation, informed RIA Novosti the General Director of holding "Helicopters of Russia" (included in rostec) Andrey Boginsky.

"Previously, it was as ordered work on the specifics of the "Mile", the "Kamov", but sometimes that is the job of the "Mile", but no "Kamov" and Vice versa. For example, research "Speed" develops, but the order yet. While work continues on a new coaxial machine at the Ka-52M, plus Ka-52K for our helicopter. That is, knowzy uploaded today," said Boginsky.

Version of the Mi-26Т2В for the Arctic will begin to create in 2021

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.

In Russia began flight tests of the latest attack helicopter

The latest transport-combat duty. Mi-8AMTSH-VN began flight testing, according to RIA Novosti General Director of holding "Helicopters of Russia" (included in rostec) Andrey Boginsky.

In turn, industrial Director of Rostec Aviacenter Anatoly Serdyukov said that the technical character of the Mi-8AMTSH-VN formed based on the experience of combat use of helicopters in modern military conflicts. In particular, high-altitude engines increased power, the new carrier system, advanced armament, enhanced protection and other features of the upgraded helicopter enhance the combat capabilities of the machine and allows to use it for special operations in the most difficult conditions.

CFR engine for the Ka-226 to replace the French up to the end of the year

Ufa engine industrial Association (part of Rostec UEC) plans before year-end to make a "hot part" of the engine demonstrator VC-650V to replace the French light helicopter Ka-226T, told journalists managing Director of the company Eugene Semipalitinsk.

In September 2019, the chief designer of UEC Yuri Smolin in an interview with RIA Novosti said that Russian engine VC-650V for the Ka-226 to be assembled in the near future. He also said that if the helicopter "Ansat" will be enough engine power 600 or 700 HP, then the VC-650V will also be invited to the "Russian Helicopters".

In Primorye, will produce a twin-engined aircraft based on An-2

Twin-engine civil aircraft based on the An-2 will be produced in Primorye, thanks to the support of enterprises of the military-industrial complex, caught in a difficult economic situation due to the reduction of the state order, according to the government of the region.

The grant is intended for realization of investment projects for the production of civilian products. According to the Minister of industry and trade of Primorski Krai Sergey Kalitina, which are contained in the message, the recipient can become the company planning to organize the production of civilian goods.

Bosnia and Herzegovina has acquired from Russia three helicopters for the police

The Serbian Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) has acquired three Russian helicopter "Ansat" for the needs of their police force, the first one will be delivered to Republic in September this year, said RIA Novosti member of the presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina of Serb Milorad Dodik.

Member of the Presidium of Bosnia and Herzegovina from the Serbs Milorad Dodik on Wednesday called for the Victory parade in Moscow.

"Helicopters of Russia" has created a civilian version of the Arctic Mi-8

Holding "Helicopters of Russia" (included in rostec) has launched serial production of the Arctic helicopter Mi-8AMT for civilian customers, Ulan-Ude aviation plant has already produced its first car, told RIA Novosti in the press service of the holding.

"The Mi-8AMT helicopter in Arctic weather conditions completed the flight test program and passed the procedure of acceptance of independent inspection of Federal air transport Agency. One of the main features of the machine – developed by the National center helicopter "Mil and Kamov" unique heating system for the transmission units, which makes possible prompt engine starting under extremely low temperatures, even if the Board were a long time in terms of non-hangar home in the open air", - is spoken in the message.