In Nizhny Novgorod and Tver regions today launched joint flight tactical air exercise between Russia and France, told Itar-Tass spokesman for the Air Force, Colonel Igor Klimov.
"From the Russian Air Force will participate MiG-29 SMT and MiG-29 UBM, which will be piloted by the Lipetsk aviation group — he said. — French Air Force aircraft will feature" Mirage F1 ", piloted by regiment Normandie-Niemen".
According to Klimov, flights will be carried out on a group sletannosti in mixed groups of MiG-29 SMT and "Mirage F1", as well as flights of Russian-French crew on combat-capable
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The latest Russian spy plane Tu-214ON transferred to the trial operation of the armed forces of Russia. This decision was made by an interdepartmental committee that considered the results of the state tests this machine. This is korr.ARMS-TASS General Director and Chief Designer of "Radio Engineering Corporation" Vega "Vladimir Verba.
The Tu-214ON is a modification of the serial passenger aircraft Tu-214, which modified the design documentation of "Tupolev" to install surveillance equipment, and certified under the obligations of the Treaty "Open Skies" for observation flights in the U.S. and Canada.
The Tu-214ON is
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Aircraft factory at the Komsomol of "dry" — "KnAAZ the YA Gagarin "construction of a new plant for the processing of aluminum alloys. During the construction of buildings with a total area of 5660 sq.m. will apply advanced construction solutions. Workshop will equip the latest technology parts manufacturing will create comfortable working conditions. Installed high-efficiency equipment with program management will provide an opportunity to unify the technology of manufacturing of parts, minimize losses and increase productivity.
Construction of workshop machining of aluminum alloys — one of the stages of a
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This flight can be called historic — the first time in 12 years the airport of Ust-Ilimska takes flight. «Cessna 208B Grand Caravan» — like cruising in North and South America, now the regional center and back on it will fly residents of Ust-Ilimsk. With a powerful navigation system and a reliable engine, Cessna can carry 9 passengers for short distances — to 1,700-ton kilometers.
— Autopilot is, locator, anti-icing system. The aircraft can fly day and night in adverse conditions. He sits down on the ground and strip. Strip length he needs a minimum —
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The new avionics KRET in terms of functionality ahead of the competition
No modern aircraft can not be imagined without the complex avionics, which includes communications, navigation, flight control and meteorology. The new system allows not only to simplify the control of the aircraft, but also, for example, to warn the pilot of a possible collision.
In the short term, such a system will allow the pilot to see targets in all weather conditions, day or night, and put the helicopter in the mist, seeing a clear image on the screen surface with a
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Kharkov State Aircraft Manufacturing Company (KSAMC) won the tender of Kharkov University of the Air Force on behalf of I.N.Kozheduba supply of light-twin aircraft for the training of cadets.
This is the general director Anatoly KSAMC Myalitsa, "Novosti Kharkov."
A.Myalitsa noted that the tender is also involved with their planes two firms — a German and an Austrian, but the choice was made in favor of the plane HAZ-30, developed by the design office KSAMC.
According A.Myalitsa, the company manufactured and launched the 10 aircraft HAZ-30. Depending on the demand for aircraft will
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In the Southern Military District (SOUTH) continues to receive new aircraft technology. From the airport the factory in Ulan-Ude Aviation SOUTH military air base unit located in the Stavropol region, depart 4 modernized Mi-8AMTSh. Until the end of the year plans to enroll another 6 helicopters of this modification.
Since the beginning of the intensive rearmament of the army aviation SOUTH received attack helicopters Ka-52 "Alligator", Mi-28N "Night Hunter", Mi-35, Mi-specific 8MTPR-1, Mi-8AMTSh, Mi-8MTV5, Mi-8MTPR military-transport helicopter Mi-26.
Tactical aircraft into service before the end of this year received more than 30 new and
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As reported by August 20, 2013 Agency "Interfax-AVN" Russia will supply Vietnam has 12 multi-role fighters Su-30MK2. This was reported by "Interfax-AVN" on Tuesday, the military-diplomatic source.
"The contract to supply Vietnam 12 Su-30MK2 was signed last week. It not only provides for the delivery of aircraft, but also the technical equipment," — said the source. He recalled that this is the third contract for the Sukhoi fighters. Two previous to the delivery of eight and twelve aircraft successfully completed [in fact, Vietnam since 2004 has delivered 24 Su-30MK2 — bmpd].
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The leadership of the Russian Air Force will gradually shift from the huge air bases to the principle of "one airfield — one regiment," said Air Force Commander, Lieutenant General Viktor Bondar "Airfield network will develop. We have already decided the leadership of the country, which at one airport will "sit" one aviation regiment, and the maximum number of aircraft — only staffing, which in this regiment. Huge database in which at more than 100 aircraft, will not "- said Bondarev, RIA" Novosti ".
He added that the army aviation regiments will be transferred
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