February 24, 2012, Moscow — Executive Director of EASA, the European Aviation Safety Agency, Patrick Hood today handed type certificate for aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100 (RRJ-95B) of the company "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft" (SCAC) at a ceremony held at the seat of apartment Interstate Aviation Committee in Moscow. The ceremony was attended by representatives of the Government of the Russian Federation, Russian and European aviation authorities, the Russian aviation industry.
EASA has issued a Type Certificate A-176 aircraft Sukhoi Superjet 100 (RRJ-95B) February 3, 2012 This certificate confirms that the company "Sukhoi Civil Aircraft" (SCAC) has demonstrated compliance with the
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The first production of military transport aircraft Il-76MF 30 September 2010 first took to the air, RIA Novosti reported. Flight of the transporter was held at the airport of Tashkent Aircraft Production Association named after Chkalov. The plane stayed in the air 38 minutes running test pilot Nikolai Kuimova. Development of IL-76MF was conducted from the beginning of the 1990s. The first flight of the prototype aircraft made in August 1995. Transportnik created on the basis of IL-76, developed in the early 1970s and is the most popular heavy military transport aircraft in the world. With the start of
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The first production Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft intended for the Armenian "Armavia" made its first flight.
During the flight, which lasted 3:00, the crew performed functional test equipment and aircraft engine. Now there are 17 series production aircraft of this brand.
The newest military transport aircraft Il-476 will be assembled in Ulyanovsk and then cross its course in Taganrog, where the ship will equip high-tech "stuff". This is an aircraft factory representatives "Aviastar SP" / Ulyanovsk / and the Taganrog Aviation Scientific-Technical Complex / Beriev / them. Beriev agreed at a meeting in Taganrog.
General Director of "Aviastar SP" Sergey Dementiev said that "in 2014, will begin mass production of military transporter IL-476, the main customer is the Ministry of Defense of Russia. Plant completes the construction of the first flight model and has three production machines incorporated into
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Chaos in UK airspace due to haze Weather and Climate
Dozens of flights from landing and taking off from a number of UK airports have been canceled because of a sudden deterioration in the weather conditions, especially due to cold weather and thick fog. Bans on aircraft continued operating for the day.
London Heathrow Airport is not able to send their planes on schedule in a number of European cities, such as Warsaw, Nice, Stockholm, Aberdeen and several German towns. With stable and dense fog airport management decided not to risk and dramatically reduced the number of vessels
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Neuzh that the summit decided the final liquidation of the Russian aircraft industry? On liquidation of our national capabilities to design and build a world-class aircraft, outstanding products that for all that could be cost-effective to bind our huge and poorly populated spaces that make up one seventh of the world's land?
In a slightly disguised form of the death penalty is set out in the aviation industry posted last week by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the draft state applets "The development of the aviation industry "for the years 2013-2025. "
Reading of the draft state program
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No error in the title of the article is not. Their most expensive, the most pretentious detachment of troops of special purpose in the world, the U.S. 'Delta Force' — 'Delta Force' — is also the most unsuccessful and inglorious. — Everything went to hell — cursed U.S. President Jimmy Carter and hung up. It can be understood: he had just received a report that sanctioned them special forces operation in the territory of the sovereign foreign country ended in failure. And now he himself threatened to fail in the next presidential election.
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The Russian aircraft designers have ten years to create a platform promising aircraft, Air Force and domestic demand, and in the foreign market
Although the first flight of the prototype of the MiG-29 took place back in 1977, aviation systems based on this platform still remain highly competitive. It is promoted as the originality of the overall situation in the market where all the remaining proposals in the light and middle class have significant price, technological and political constraints, and the continuing efforts of engineers and designers RAC "MiG" is to increase the capacity of this family
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In about 10-15 years, the American aircraft which now stand at U.S. Army critically obsolete and will not be able to perform tasks even in third world countries. This was announced at a press conference, experts from siteflightglobal.com
"Earlier in the Americas has been much interesting design projects that result in such an unusual car, the F-117, which marked the beginning of an era of stealth fighters, now it is not. The U.S. defense industry mired in corruption. The scale is simply terrible voice, "- he said.
It should be noted that the U.S. does
Continue reading After 15 years in the U.S. Air Force will lose parity with Russia