An aircraft factory in Ulyanovsk resumed production of military transport aircraft Il-76

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An aircraft factory in Ulyanovsk resumed production of military transport aircraft Il-76. Until the end of the year will be released the first two. This was announced today at a press conference after the opening of the 10th International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2011 the President of the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) Mikhail Pogosyan.

Referring to the prospects of the KLA military-transport aircraft, Pogosyan said at the MAKS "we demonstrate mock cockpit of a military transport aircraft IL-76 production, which reopened in Ulyanovsk." According to him, "for such aircraft is in great demand and by civil

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Harmful if sand for Superjet?

No. Remember that the main advantage of the An-148, on the "Dry" is a high-lying engines? This supposedly allows the aircraft to sit on the ground with the ground or low-quality coating and protects the engine from sucking in his sand and other debris. But Sperjet100, allegedly at such aerodromes will not be able to sit down, he drives like vacuum cleaners, zasosut stopyattsot tons of sand and will be destroyed.

I’m not a professional, but I always seemed a bit dubious assertion. Why? Well, because I always thought that the Sukhoi engineers are no fools. I do not

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In Russia will create a new aircraft strike package

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Three Russian companies’ Morinformsystem-Agat "SPE" Radar MMS "and" Ilyushin "signed an agreement on the establishment of air missile system based on the Il-76, reports" Interfax ". The new complex will be able to carry out missile launching complex "Club-K". According to chief designer "Morinformsystem-Agat" George Antsev, "Club" will be developed in the aviation version based on the sea, the complex "can be deployed and used with the aircraft carrier" as well as its marine counterpart.

As expected, the first test launches of the aviation version of the complex "Club" will be held at the end of

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During the show will sell aircraft to $ 3 billion

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It is expected that during the MAKS-2011 in Zhukovsky, opens on August 16, the Russian aircraft industry will sign three major contracts to supply aircraft to the Russian Armed Forces. On the first contract announced yesterday CEO of the RAC "MiG" Sergei Korotkov — in his words, the Defense Ministry transferred the contract documents for the purchase of 24 MiG-29K/KUB ship for the Russian Navy. On the second contract for the supply of 60 Air Force trainer aircraft Yak-130 had previously stated Alexey Fedorov, President of the Corporation "Irkut" (where deployed their production). According to a source in

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VACO will release in August, the fourth plane Il-96-400T

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JSC "Voronezh Aircraft Manufacturing Company" (VASO) in the coming days, release, being built by order of JSC "Ilyushin Finance Co.. ‘Fourth Il-96-400T, a source in the aviation industry.

The aircraft will be transferred to the finance lease JSC "Aviation Company flight", already operates three aircraft of this type.

Aircraft leasing company "Ilyushin Finance Co.." Was founded in 1999, main activity — financial and operational leasing of modern civil aircraft produced in Russia, financing exports. The main shareholders of IFC: JSC "United Aircraft Corporation" (48.4%), National Reserve Corporation (controls 25.8%), "Vnesheconombank" (21.4%), minority (4.4%).

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First Russian strike UAV will present at the MAKS-2011

MOSCOW, Aug. 10 — RIA Novosti. First Russian strike UAV "Ray" will be presented for the first time at the Moscow Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2011, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday an official representative of JSC "Concern" Vega "Alex Nedelin.

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"The exhibition concern" Vega "at MAKS-2011 will be presented to a full-scale model of a new unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), medium-range, the development of which is made within the design office of the concern" Ray "- he said.

"Ray" is designed for the following applications: electro-optical, radar, radio and electronic reconnaissance, retransmission.

Representative

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Fifth-generation fighter will fly for the first time at the MAKS

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International Aerospace Show MAKS-2011 will be the venue for the premiere of the new fifth-generation fighter. The name he has not come up, officially called the project "promising aviation complex tactical aviation" (PAK FA). Design designation model developed by OKB "Dry" — the T-50.

According to the "News", at the MAKS, which opens Aug. 16 in Zhukovsky near Moscow, will be attended by just two flying prototype T-50. On one of them chief pilot EDO "dry", the hero of Russia Sergey Bogdan performs a special summer program that demonstrates the incredible characteristics of the aircraft.

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In the Far East, have successfully completed military exercises Vigilant Eagle

Joint exercises of Canadian, American and Russian military have been in the Arctic. Training operation "Vigilant Eagle" consisted of two phases. At first, the fighters had to make a visual inspection of the American passenger plane, which the script was in the air over Alaska and did not respond to requests for air traffic controllers. In the second phase of the exercise, on Monday, the aircraft does not signal, nearer to the North American coast from Russia and then returned to the Russian airspace. At all stages of the exercise between NORAD and the Russian military to exchange information.

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New Russian aerobatic team will fly the Yak-130

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General Command of the Air Force (IAF), the Russian Federation decided to create a pilot group that will fly on combat training aircraft Yak-130, told reporters on Tuesday, Air Force Commander Colonel General Alexander Zelin said. Currently in Russia there are several aerobatic teams, the most famous of them — "Swifts" and "Russian Knights". They use the MiG-29 and Su-27, respectively.

"Me was made by the Minister of Defense report on the subject, he had me second-hand, we are planning," — said Zelin. The Commander in Chief said that the creation of a light aircraft pilot

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Scientists ISPMS SB RAS and the Keldysh Research Center have developed a coating for missile nozzles

Scientists at the Institute of Strength Physics and Materials Science and Research Center. MV Keldysh developed nanostructured coatings for rocket nozzles and the critical parts of a new generation of combat aircraft.

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The temperature of the plasma, which passes through the rocket nozzle is over 10,000 ° C. In nature there are no materials that would be held at that temperature. The most high-temperature metal — tungsten — melts at a temperature of over 3400 ° C, can not withstand such high heat and ceramics.

According to the academician Viktor Panin, today before the space

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