Following KA-52 Success, Russia Pitches More Helicopter Models to Egypt: EDEX 2021

November 28, 2021 @ 05:56 AM

Russian Helicopters Holding, subsidiary of Rostec, is pitching a range of civil and military helicopters to international customers at the International Defense Industry Exhibition EDEX 2021 (Nov. 29- Dec

Philippines to Receive First Turkish T-129 ATAK Helo in Dec

November 26, 2021 @ 06:24 AM

Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) will hand over the first batch of T-129 Tactical Reconnaissance and Attack Helicopter (ATAK) to the Philippines next month. Manila has six T-129s on order

Brazil Gets First Airbus H225M Naval Combat Helicopter

November 25, 2021 @ 08:41 AM

Airbus delivered the first H225M naval combat helicopter to the Brazilian Navy on Wednesday. Stationed at the naval base in São Pedro d'Aldeia, the aircraft will boost the Brazilian Navys mission capabilities including anti-surface warfare and maritime surveillance

Columbian Firm CIAC Licensed as Black Hawk Spares Reseller to the Country

November 25, 2021 @ 05:25 AM

Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company and Colombian Aeronautical Industry Corporation (CAIC) signed a reseller agreement allowing the latter to purchase Black Hawk helicopter spare parts from Sikorsky for resale to the Colombian Army, Air Force and National Police. Advance procurement and storage of the material in Bogota, including processing of component...

U.S. Special Ops Command Buys MH-47G Rotorcraft

November 25, 2021 @ 04:58 AM

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Russian Helicopters Delivers Two Mi-171 Rotorcraft to China

November 23, 2021 @ 09:57 AM

Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant, a subsidiary of Russian Helicopters, has delivered the first batch of two Mi-171 helicopters equipped with altitude engines VK-2500-03 to China under the contract with QINGDAO civil airline. "The increase in global use of helicopters is now one of the key trends

China, Saudi Arabia Show Interest in Russian KA-226T Helicopter

November 22, 2021 @ 01:08 PM

Russia's KA-226T light multi-purpose helicopter has buyer interest coming in from China and Saudi Arabia. Russia and India are working on project to manufacture the helicopter in India

Russian Helicopters to Deliver 2 Mi-171A2 to Bangladesh Police

November 20, 2021 @ 04:53 AM

Russian Helicopters Holding, a subsidiary of state-owned Rostec has agreed to supply two Mi-171A2 helicopters to Bangladesh. Delivery of rotorcraft to the customer is scheduled for the first quarter of 2023

Indian Mi-17 Helicopter Crash Lands, Pilots Safe

November 18, 2021 @ 10:58 AM

An Indian Air Force (IAF) Mi-17 helicopter crash landed in northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh on Thursday morning. All five crew members including two pilots are safe, Indian media reported

Over 100 Takeoffs and Landings Made on Russian Navy’s Ivan Gren-class Ship...

November 18, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

Russian aircraft conducted more than 100 takeoffs and landings on the Navys Ivan Gren-class Landing Ship during recent exercises. The exercises were held by the Northern Fleet in the Barents Sea, Russian MoD-owned

Russian Ka-32A11M Fire-Fighting Helicopter Makes First Flight

November 16, 2021 @ 04:50 AM

Russias Rostec State Corporation announced that the modernized Ka-32A11M fire-fighting helicopter took off for the first time. During 2022-2023, the helicopter, equipped with new engines, electronic equipment and a fire extinguishing system, will have to undergo preliminary and certification tests, after which it will be available for Russian and foreign customers

India Lifts Ban on AgustaWestland in Helicopter Bribery Case: Reports

November 15, 2021 @ 04:40 AM

The Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) is lifting a ban on Italian firm AgustaWestland and its parent company Leonardo, imposed in 2014 over allegations of kickbacks in the VVIP chopper scam. The names of the two Italian companies were missing from a new notification dated 12 November issued by the MoD with a list of firms debarred/put on hold/suspended from doing business with it