Russian Helicopters has delivered a Mi-26T, first of the type–capable of carrying a 44,000-pound payload, to Kazakhstan’s Emergencies Ministry.
The helicopter was delivered after an overhaul and modifications at a repair facility in Novosibirsk, Russia. Kazakhstan has commissioned Russian Helicopters to overhaul and modify two Mi-26 military helicopters, which had previously been in storage for 20 years.
They will be used for diverse operations, including fire fighting and evacuations, the manufacturer was quoted as saying AIN Online.
Airbus Military has signed a contract with Kazspecexport, a State Company belonging to the Ministry of Defence of Kazakhstan to supply two C295 military transport aircraft. This order is implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that was signed in 2012 between the Ministry of Defence of Kazakhstan and Airbus Military for the procurement of eight C295s in total and on the basis of which two C295s were already delivered in 2013
Russian Helicopters has won a contract to supply multi-role Mi-8AMT and new light Ka-226T helicopters to Kazakhstan. “We confirm that we can supply Almaty Rescue Service with the required quantity of helicopters within the time period required,” said Mikhail Dubrovin, Russian Helicopters Director of Marketing
Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Defence and Airbus Military have signed a firm contract with Kazspetsexport, a State Company belonging to the, to supply two C295 military transport aircraft that will be operated by the country’s Air Force. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) by the involved parties for a further six C295 aircraft, for which separate firm contracts will be signed progressively over the next few years
Eurocopter delivered the first of six EC145s ordered to date by the Kazakh Ministries of Defense and Emergencies. A total of 45 of the helicopters are to be purchased, and will be assembled by the new joint venture Eurocopter Kazakhstan Engineering, in which Eurocopter and Kazakhstan Engineering have a 50/50 share
Sagem and Kazakhstan Engineering, a Kazakh state-owned company, have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation concerning tactical drone systems. According to the agreement signed by Smagulov Bolat Sovetovich, President of Kazakhstan Engineering, and Jean-Lin Fournereaux, Chairman and CEO of Sagem, the two companies intend to create a joint venture in Kazakhstan to produce, support and market drone systems
During the official visit of the French President to Kazakhstan, EADS and Eurocopter signed a cooperation agreement with the sovereign wealth fund SAMRUK-KAZYNA to create a public-private joint venture in Kazakhstan in order to develop helicopter activities. The project, which includes both European and Kazakh partners, was launched as part of the strategic partnership agreement signed between France and Kazakhstan
Russian Helicopters will for the first time present the latest Mi-26T2V heavy helicopter developed for the Ministry of Defence during the Army-2018 International Military-Technical Forum in Moscow later this month. The prototype was manufactured at Rostvertol and will soon make its first flight There are plans for the helicopter to fly to the Army-2018 exhibition without help
Jordan will receive the final delivery of four heavy-lifting series helicopters Mi-26T from Russia this year, TASS reports. "Contract performance is underway
Russian Helicopters plans to sign a contract with India by yearend to overhaul three Mi-26 heavy military helicopters. "India is a key strategic partner for Russian Helicopters Group and a major operator of Russian-made rotorcraft
Kazakhstan has acquired four fourth generation Russian-built Su-30SM aircraft. Kazakhstans recent military parade in May confirmed that the central Asian country is operating at least four Su-30SM aircraft, BellingCat reported today
Russia will supply four Su-30SM fighters to Kazakhstan in 2015, Victor Lichaev, head of Irkut corp said at an arms exhibition in Rio de Janeiro Friday. “Deliveries have already begun
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