09.08.2013 Russian Helicopters to showcase new combat training helicopter Mi-28UB at MAKS 2013
Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec, will showcase a new combat training helicopter Mi-28UB at the International Aviation and Space Salon (MAKS 2013), based on the Mi-28NE Night Hunter combat helicopter manufactured by Rostvertol.
11.04.2013 Meet Lloyd Helicopters at EHS this coming May!
European Helicopter Show (EHS) is pleased to add Lloyd Helicopters to the increasing International Exhibitor line up at Hradec Králové, Czech Republic during 9th – 11th May 2013.
11.04.2013 The Ka-32A11BC demonstrates its firefighting capabilities at Aerial Firefighting Conference in France
As part of the Global Helicopter Firefighting Initiative (GHFI), Russian Helicopters (a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of the State Corporation Rostec) is a sponsor of the Aerial Firefighting Conference now underway in France (April 10-11).
21.03.2013 Mi-38’s World Records Officially Registered by Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI)
Records set in 2012 by the second prototype of the Mi-38 helicopter have been officially registered as world records by the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (International Aeronautical Federation, FAI). It was verified and officially confirmed that five world records were set in 2012 by the Mi-38 prototype.
21.03.2013 Mi-24, Legendary Russian Attack Helicopter, Turns 40 This Year
This year marks the 40th anniversary of production of the Mi-24, the first purpose-built Russian combat helicopter, at Rostov Helicopter Plant, today called Rosvertol, a Russian Helicopters company. The design of the Mi-24, a strike and transport helicopter was, was so successful that versions are still in use today: some 1,500 Mi-24s serve with the armed forces of 60 countries worldwide.
19.03.2013 The wide world of rotary wing aircraft at the AERO
The AERO, the global show for general aviation held from April 24 - 27, 2013, will include a large and comprehensive rotary wing aircraft section. In addition to traditional helicopters from US and European manufacturers, many gyrocopters, sales of which in the ultralight segment are currently booming, will also be on display. Large turbine helicopters, including some from the German Federal Police and military, will be presented at the AERO, as will pilot training and career opportunities in the helicopter industry.
15.03.2013 RAF COSFORD STRENGTHEN LINE-UP WITH FAST JET TRAINING AIRCRAFT
RAF Cosford’s 75th Anniversary Air Show is pleased to announce the confirmed attendance of the RAF Tucano and Typhoon display teams to the event on Sunday 9th June.
14.03.2013 Meet UTair Europe at EHS 2013 this May
We're pleased to confirm that UTair Europe s.r.o has joined the line-up of European helicopter operators you can meet at EHs 2013, 9 - 11 May 2013.
04.03.2013 Russian Helicopters to showcase latest Russian developments at Heli Expo 2013
Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of Russian Technologies State Corporation and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, will showcase the Ka-62, Mi-171A2 and Ka-32A11BC at Heli Expo 2013, taking place in Las Vegas from 5-7 March.
27.02.2013 Ka-32A11BC fire-fighting helicopter presented with
Russian Helicopters, part of state defence holding Oboronprom and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, announces that the Ka-32A11BC firefighting helicopter was officially awarded its certificate of airworthiness by the Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) at a ceremony during the Avalon 2013 airshow. The certificate was presented by CASA Director John McCormick to Sergei Kretov, the head of the Russian Helicopters delegation in Australia.
27.02.2013 AIR TATTOO IS ON TOP OF THE WORLD
One of the most widely-read newspapers in the United States has featured the Royal International Air Tattoo among its top 10 best airshows in the world.
27.02.2013 Russian Helicopters showcases unique archive photos of Kamov and Mil bureaux
Russian Helicopters, part of state defence holding Oboronprom and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, has put unique archive photographs on show at an exhibition being held in Terminal F of Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport to celebrate 90 years of civil aviation in Russia.
22.02.2013 Russian Helicopters launches Global Helicopter Firefighting Initiative
Russian Helicopters, part of state defence holding Oboronprom and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, has launched the Global Helicopter Firefighting Initiative (GHFI) to increase the use of fire-fighting helicopters specially equipped with the suspended fire-fighting systems (Bambi Buckets), water cannons and other fire-fighting equipment.
20.02.2013 Coupe Icare 2013 - celebrates it 40th Grand International Free Flight Festival
The famous Coupe Icare will hold its next edition from Thursday 19 to Sunday 22 September, 2013 at Saint-Hilaire-du-Touvet / Lumbin, 30 minutes from Grenoble in the Isère. This year the organizers intend to pull out all the stops in celebration of the 40th anniversary of this great event. Started in 1976, the Coupe Icare has become the world’s biggest international gathering for paragliders and ultra-light air sports and one of the major happenings in the entire Rhône-Alpes region.
14.02.2013 Paramount Group to exhibit latest defence technology at IDEX 2013
Africa’s largest privately owned defence and aerospace company, Paramount Group, will this week demonstrate its world-leading selection of innovative defence solutions at IDEX 2013, held in Abu Dhabi.
14.02.2013 LOVE IS . . . A VULCAN AT THE AIR TATTOO
If aircraft received Valentine’s Day cards then Vulcan XH558, which has just been confirmed for this summer’s Royal International Air Tattoo in the Cotswolds, would be inundated today!
11.02.2013 Former Chief of South African Air Force joins Paramount Group
One of the longest serving South African Air Force Chiefs has joined Paramount Group, Africa’s largest privately owned defence and aerospace company, in a move that demonstrates its position as one of the fastest growing defence innovators globally.
11.02.2013 FORMAL HANDOVER OF BOTSWANA DEFENCE FORCE (BDF) PC-7 MKII
Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is proud to announce that the Formal Handover
Ceremony of the Botswana Defence Force PC-7 MkII Turbo Trainer Aircraft
took place on 8 February 2013 in Gaborone.
31.01.2013 ‘JUPITER’ ENTERS AIR TATTOO ORBIT
By Jove! Organisers of the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford in the Cotswolds have just been told how the Colombian Air Force intends to trump its historic and colourful participation at last summer’s airshow.
28.01.2013 Wollaston BMW joins Lifestyle Area
AeroExpo UK is pleased to welcome Wollaston BMW as exhibitors and partners for the growing Lifestyle Area at the show, taking place at Sywell Aerodrome during 31st May - 2nd June 2013.