Tu-204SM completes certification

At present, almost all the tests are finished, except for the tests at low temperatures and high intensity of icing, which are likely to be held soon in the Arkhangelsk region. In the certification of the aircraft involved two Tu-204SM. Additional certification tests are carried out only within the framework of the major changes made to the Tu-204SM compared with the Tu-204-100.

Tu-204SM previously successfully fly off in Yakutsk when severe frosts, in the United Arab Emirates — at high temperatures, and also performed a number of take-offs and landings on wet surfaces.

This

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In Brazil, presented the MS-21

The Russian delegation at the exhibition held in Rio de Janeiro negotiations with a number of Latin American companies, during which submitted its draft haul aircraft MS-21, told the Vice President of Marketing and External Relations Corporation "Irkut" Vladimir Southey Interfax. 

"The negotiations with potential customers confirm that this new machine has good sales prospects in the states of the region, including in Brazil," — said V.Sautov at LAAD 2013 exhibition in Rio de Janeiro.

According to him, the choice of an airline aircraft is now largely determine fuel and economic indicators. "A MS-21

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The modernized Su-25UB has passed state tests

State tests of the modernized combat training Su-25UBM. On this, as reported by "Interfax", said CEO of the concern "Attack Aircraft Sukhoi" Vladimir Babak. He said the attack has passed all stages of the test, including the combat use. Is currently under registration certificate of completion of state tests, and then will begin mass production of the Su-25UBM and the subsequent transfer of the Russian Air Force machine. The Su-25UBM is a deep modernization of the combat training of the Su-25UB, capable of performing combat tasks at any time and in any weather. This aircraft can be used as

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Completed preliminary design of the Russian-Indian

fifth-generation fighter

Moscow, April 10. The work on the contract for the sketchy and technical project promising multipurpose fighter (PMI / FGFA). Fully developed appearance of the aircraft. Agreed amount of work and the division of the parties at the stage of development activities (R & D). Preparations are being made to a contract for OCD. His signing is planned for this year.

 

The agreement on the joint development and production of fifth generation fighter aircraft was signed on October 18, 2007 in Moscow as part of the 7th meeting of the Russian-Indian intergovernmental

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Yakutia Airlines flew 300 hours on the SSJ 100

Plaque Russian regional Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft airline "Yakutia" during the operation amounted to 300 hours.

This was CEO Ivan carrier simply stated during the presentation of the award "Wings of Russia". For two and a half months, "Yakutia" performed by these aircraft, about 100 flights. Passenger load factor on flights SSJ 100 "Yakutia" reaches 80%, we recall that the aircraft is designed to carry 93 passengers. Also, just note that the airlines need airplanes slightly smaller capacity. The most distant airport in Yakutia is located at a distance of 1,600 km from Yakutsk, where the airline, according

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GLONASS systems in 2012 were equipped with the 14 airports

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GLONASS systems in 2012 were equipped with 14 Russian airports, Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov at the extended meeting of the Ministry of Transport.  "14 airports are equipped with ground-based augmentation GLONASS for aircraft approach to landing," — he said, also noting that the total number of installed stations reached 52 units.

The materials for the meeting said, in the framework of the federal target program "Maintenance, development and use of the GLONASS system for 2012-2020." supplied equipment 11 local control and correction stations LCCS-A-2000 (GBAS) for the establishment and operation of aircraft using RNAV in

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The company makes a Red Wings draft Tu-204SM

Co-owner of the National Reserve Corporation (NRC) and the Red Wings Airlines Alexander Lebedev is ready to act as a white knight to save the program for the production of Tu-204SM. As the "RBC daily», Red Wings and the leasing company "Ilyushin Finance Co.." (IFC) signed a letter of intent for the delivery of 44 new aircraft. Instead, Alexander Lebedev, is counting on government support.

Lebedev told the publication, an order for 44 Tu-204 will not only keep your job, "Aviastar", but also subcontractors of the enterprise. First of all, the Perm Motor Plant, which makes for a

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The fate of the MiG-31. Continued to persons or Komoedov VS Bondarev …

Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Defense Vladimir Komoedov:

"All-weather fighter-interceptor-range MiG-31 with well-to modernization in their tactical and technical parameters for at least another 10-15 years will exceed the current domestic and foreign counterparts"

 

Russian Air Force Commander Lt. Gen. Viktor Bondar:

"In the following program, the money can be invested and a new ultra-modern aircraft that will perform tasks better than the MiG-31"

 

Commander of the Air Force against the resumption of production of the MiG-31

Inozobnovlenie production

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The State Duma interested in resuming production of the MiG-31

State Duma of Russia April 11, 2013 at the initiative of the Defense Committee will hold a hearing on "The resumption of production of the MiG-31: Reality and Prospects",

According to the newspaper "Red Star". According to a member of the State Duma Committee on Defense Alexander Tarnaeva, new aircraft are needed for a more complete control of the airspace of Russia, which cover at low altitudes is only one third, and at large — half of the country.

In addition, according to the deputy, in recent years significantly increased military threat from NATO. In

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In Yakutia opened a new airport

OJSC "Surgutneftegaz" has commissioned airport Talakan in Lena region of Yakutia. This airport complex was the first in the country, built entirely at the expense of a private company. In addition, he did the first in Russia, built from the ground after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Investment in the construction of the airport was about 15 billion rubles.

Photo: Oleg Nikolaev, YSIA

  The new airport is located on the territory of Yakutia in the Lena area 112 kilometers from the village Vitim. First, it is designed to deliver cargo to the professionals and Talakanskoye oil

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