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On the "Antonov" started construction of a prototype of the An-178.
On today completed the fitting of the pile, and made the fuselage section F1 (nose) and F2 (main). Laid down in Section slipway and started work on the assembly of the first aircraft.
As previously reported, "Antonov" announced that the first prototype of the An-178 will be presented at the end of 2014.
AN-178 — a military transport plane to be created on the basis of the AN-158.
Also, the press service of "Antonov" reported that the
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Kaluga Radio Engineering Research Institute (KRRTI), part of KRET signed at the MAKS-2013 contract with the Ministry of Defence to perform development work to create a unique set of electronic warfare (EW) "Hibiny-U" for frontline aircraft. The new complex will be superior to all types of airborne electronic warfare, consisting now in service. The cost of the contract is 1.6 billion rubles.
Under the terms of the contract development work to create complex electronic warfare "Hibiny-U" will perform leading developer of electronic warfare aircraft KRRTI included in KRET.
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The time when people peresyadet of land transport in the cabin of the aircraft and depart by air, for example, the work seems to be just around the corner. Armavir Flying Club presented a unique aircraft, which, in its simplicity in managing and eliminating the need for human rights, can be compared with a moped, but only by air. This model —the world’s smallest, with unique flight characteristics. With its weight of 54 kilograms, he is able to lift 200. We can say that it is — "Aviation ant."
Designer Viktor Dmitriev air miracle
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September 13th on our website has been reported, the transfer of the three Air Force UBS Yak-130 — here.
Now you can look at these three beauties.
UBS Yak-130 ("55 White"), the Russian Air Force. Shagol, 23.09.2013 (c) photo-ilius.livejournal.com
And this is — made by 23 September 2013 at the airport Shagol (Chelyabinsk) pictures depicting an intermediate landing these three new trainer aircraft Yak-130 is distilled from Irkutsk to Borisoglebsk of the 209th Air Base Boris and training aviation training center for training of flight personnel front , bombers and ground-attack aircraft Chkalov Air Force
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Voronezh Aircraft Plant (VASO) tested the first An-148, collected under contract with the Russian Defense Ministry said on Monday, September 30, the company.
The agreement with the Russian military department signed a UAC (which includes VASO) in May 2013. The document provides for the 2013 — 2017 years the delivery of 15 aircraft An-148. Four of them have to get off the stocks of the Voronezh aircraft factory in 2014. The total amount of the contract was 18 billion rubles. "The aircraft, tail number 61718 after the entire complex castings land was first raised in the
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Development work "Colossus" — the project of modernization of the An-124 in Russia.
The first tender for the provision of JSC "Ilyushin" bank guarantee of fulfillment of obligations under the government contract to develop the project heavy long-range military transport aircraft will not take place. September 11, it was announced again, with a new file with the tender documents, the name "Colossus." Earlier, a similar name was mentioned in relation to the development work worth 384 million rubles., Upomnyanutoy procurement plans for the Ministry of Defence in 2012. In the future, this name is encountered in the
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From April 1 this year, resumed air operations in major cities of the Volga region. Now, from Kazan, bypassing the transplant in Moscow, just a couple of hours you can fly to the capital of neighboring regions. The main feature of such flights — they make small aircraft, designed for only a few passengers. To find out what is to be ready for passengers minisamoletov, correspondents portal ProKazan.ru went on one of these single-engine aircraft to Kirov.
1.5 hours prior to departure the crew arrives at the airport and begins to prepare for the flight. Mandatory
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in August, the AN-148
In the last month of summer in six An-148 operated in JSC "Russia", done about a thousand flights. These aircraft have transported more than 60,000 passengers. Monthly raid each side by an average of 300 hours, the press service of the VACO.
"At the end of August 2013 JSC" Russia "has set a new record in terms of passenger traffic. During the period, the company’s services used by more than 600,000 people — a 13.4% increase compared with the figures for August 2012. According to the Federal Air Transport Agency, the airlines of
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It is now one of the most promising areas of military aircraft is recognized the creation of unmanned aircraft systems for various purposes with multiple UAVs and a single application, including cruise missiles. Active use of such complexes in the fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Middle East and the Balkans clearly demonstrated their effectiveness. In making engines for Soviet UAV participated Zaporozhye company "Motor Sich". Today, thanks to 50 years of experience manufacturing and providing service, JSC "Motor Sich" is able to create and produce engines for UAVs for various purposes.
Since 1956, in Kiev began
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Kicking off on September 21 the doctrine of the Northern Fleet is the main final event of the combat training of the fleet in 2013. On the doctrine attracted about 2.5 thousand troops, 30 warships and support vessels, more than 50 military vehicles and 20 aircraft and helicopters.
The grouping of the Northern Fleet ships during exercises on Sunday found and attacked a submarine using a conventional enemy antisubmarine weapons systems, according to the Defense Ministry. "The crews of large anti-submarine ships" North "and" Admiral Levchenko "in conjunction with anti-submarine aircraft Il-38 and
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