A newly-formed consortium of leading Middle Eastern funds has finalised a deal to acquire minority stake in Russian Helicopters. Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) formed the consortium and plans to acquire a 12% stake in the helicopter design and manufacturing company.
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The first prototype (OP-1) of the Ka-62 helicopter has been launched at Russian Helicopters’ Progress Arsenyev aviation company. The lift in a hover mode was part of the factory flight testing and was completed successfully. The helicopter was operated by
Russian Helicopters has used the Singapore Airshow 2016 to announce the signing of a number of contracts to supply seven Ka-32A11BC and two Mi-171 helicopters to operators China, as follows Two Ka-32A11BC to the Department of Public Safety in Qingdao for
Russian Helicopters are displaying four helicopters at the 2016 Singapore Air Show. The manufacturer will display the Mi-171A2 for the first time in Singapore, alongside the Ka32, Mi-38 and Mi-35. Russian Helicopters say they have increased the top speed, flight
Russian Helicopters has received two amendment approvals for the helicopter’s VIP cabin and air-conditioning system from the Federal Air Transport Agency. The certification means that the helicopter can now start commercial operation. There has been interest from clients both in
Russian Helicopters has received type certification for the Mi-38 helicopter designed by the Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant, a Russian Helicopters company. In 2016 the Mi-38 will enter production and be launched on the Russian market. The first fuselage for the
China’s Jiangsu Baoli has ordered four Ka-32A11BC fire-fighting helicopters. The aircraft will be delivered between 2016 & 2017. The Ka-32A11BC helicopters will be used in fire-fighting operations, as well as for patrols and supporting special operations. “These helicopters are successfully
Russian Helicopters has started flight testing of a second prototype of the Mi-171A2 at Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant. ALSO READ: Russian Helicopters starts Mi-171A2 test flights The second Mi-171A2 has a power plant comprising a full FADEC VK-2500PS-03 engine and
Russian Helicopters will demonstrate the latest medium multirole Mi-171A2 alongside the light multirole Ansat in VIP configuration at the Dubai Airshow. The company will also display a firefighting version of the Ka-32A11BC. The Ka-32 is the most effective way to
Russian Helicopters will showcase its helicopters at the Havana International Fair (FIHAV-2015). FIHAV-2015 will be held in Havana, Cuba, from 2-7 November 2015. The company will display the Mi-8/17, new Mi-38 and Ansat helicopters. The modernised Mi-17 carries out flights