Taganrog aircraft Be-200ES evaluated in France

Under the arrangement, the Russian-French commission on bilateral cooperation at the level of Heads of Government, at an air base of the Office for Civil Security (Marignane, France) assessment of aircraft performance and operating characteristics of multipurpose amphibious aircraft Be-200ES in the program of the pilot flight putting out fires.

The first stage of the evaluation, which at the moment is almost complete, includes the introduction of French pilots and maintenance personnel with the aircraft, and flight operations to evaluate the performance of the aircraft when operating both in the air and with water, and the definition of

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Khabarovsk company will release in 2011, six Su-35 fighters

Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aircraft Production Association named after Gagarin (KnAAPO) in 2011 to complete production batch of six Su-35 fighters for flight and state joint tests, reported on Monday a source in the military-industrial complex.

"It was previously made two Su-35, in May of this year, flew a third plane. Three more aircraft KnAAPO manufacture in the second half of the year "- said the source of the" Interfax ". He recalled that in 2009 was awarded a government contract to supply up to 2015, 48 Su-35s for the Russian Air Force. "Of this number four aircraft manufactured this

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The first MiG-29K for Naval Aviation will go to the troops in 2012

Naval Aviation expects delivery of the first batch of new deck-based fighters MiG-29K in 2012, said the commander of Naval Aviation Navy Hero of Russia, Major General Igor Kozhin.

"The first four (MiG-29K) may have come in 2012, but it is necessary that until the middle of August, the department signed a contract with the arms industry for the construction and purchase of these aircraft", — Kojin said.

According to him, only Naval Aviation plans to buy 20 more MiG-29K (KUB). "Thus, in the future naval aircraft of the Russian Navy will use the Su-33, Su-25

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Ltd. Hydroplane plans to increase deliveries of aircraft Corvette

Ltd. "Hydroplane" in 2011 will increase the production of aircraft, "Corvette" and "Cicada", said the company‘s director Yegor Kamotskii.

According to him, the company has already shipped to the buyer one aircraft "Corvette" and is currently at high readiness is the second aircraft of the same type. Delivery to the buyer of the second "Corvette" will be implemented this summer.

Last year the company gave customers the three aircraft (a "Corvette" and the two aircraft "Cicada"), but this year is expected to increase supply, order backlog continues to take shape. However, today there are no orders

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Mongolia will buy a few MiG-29

The Ministry of Defense of Mongolia intends to purchase from Russia four to five new MiG-29, ITAR-TASS quoted the magazine Aviation Week & Space Technology. According to the Minister of Defense of Mongolia Luvsanvandangiyya Bold, the purchase of military aircraft is planned for the end of 2011. "Procurement is part of our defense cooperation with Russia", — said the Bold made in favor of the Russian fighter selection. Currently, the Air Force does not have a Mongolian fighter MiG-29. In service with the military are eight fighter-interceptor MiG-21PFM and two training front-line MiG-21US. In the period from 1977

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Su-35s flew from Komsomolsk-on-Amur in Ahtubinsk

The prototype model of a new multi-purpose fighter Su-35s, built in Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aircraft Production Association of the company "Sukhoi" under a contract with the Ministry of Defense of Russia arrived in the State Flight Test Center at the Ministry of Defense Akhtubinsk.

The flight from Komsomolsk-on-Amur in Ahtubinsk completed test pilot Colonel Alexei Pestrikov glycerol. In Akhtubinsk first copy of the Su-35s will soon begin to fly on the program state joint tests.

The contract for the development and delivery of 48 Russian Air Force Su-35s in 2015 was signed between the company "Sukhoi" and

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Avia Ltd show at the MAKS-2011 modernized aircraft Accord-201

JSC "Aviation Ltd" at the International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2011 will present new developments in the field of light aircraft, said "AviaPort" General Director Valery Kuznetsov.

One of the new aircraft will be modernized "Accord-201".

Kuznetsov also said that the company has pursued a fundamentally new aircraft of local airlines. It’s about 19 seats on the plane and take-off weight to 5,700 kg.

In addition, work is underway to expand the scope of the aircraft "Accord-201". Last winter was successfully tested the ski and wheel landing gear. "Now we will think about carrying

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JSC Klimov equip aircraft MiG digital functions BARK-88

JSC "Klimov" — one of the leading manufacturers of gas turbine engines announce the successful start of flight testing of BARK-88, designed for fighter aircraft MiG-29. The electronic digital unit automatic control and monitoring BARK-88 will be installed for power plant control fighter aircraft MiG-29 and will enhance the operational capabilities of aircraft, as well as shorten the time of implementation of the operational types of flight training.

June 29 at the airport Flight Research Institute named after Gromov (Moscow region) made its first flight on the MiG-29UB, equipped with BARK-88. The flight lasted about an hour

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In Research and Production Center Gas Turbine "Salute" conducted development work on a new model of small-sized gas turbine turboprop TV-500S power 630 hp

Interest in small aircraft today is great. Projects — the sea, and also quite enthusiastic. Lacks only one thing — the best of the domestic motor. At present, Russia is not produced turboprop engines of 500 — 700 hp needed for Multi-purpose aircraft. The engine is also required and the usual small aircraft, which is torn to replace the An-2. Such planes already there, you can see them at max. This is

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There will also be carriers.

On Wednesday in St. Petersburg kicked off the fifth International Maritime Defense Show MBMC-2011. Although the official opening is scheduled for Thursday, the eve of the exhibition complex "Fairgrounds" was in full swing, and the participants did the policy statements. The main newsmaker of the day was the first head of the United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) Roman Trocenko.

On the "Mistral", frigates, submarines, and its own aircraft carrier

"Of course, aircraft carriers are needed. Russia should actively go out into the ocean. If we do not do this, we will lose everything " According Trocenko in December

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