AgustaWestland has unveiled a new unmanned helicopter

Opened on September 10, 2013 international defense exhibition DSEI 2013, which was accomplished in London, the company introduced the AgustaWestland image promising shipborne unmanned helicopter are working on experts at the company. As reported by professional edition «Aviation Week & Space Technology »helicopter designed by RWUAS (Rotary-Wing UAS). Although representatives of the company AgustaWestland not directly confirmed complete reliability of the image, but, apparently, sketch essentially based on a real project completely. Ministry of Defence of England even allocated a contract in the amount of 2.4 million pounds to establish the concept of unmanned helicopter shipborne. Earlier, in 2013, AgustaWestland

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AgustaWestland has unveiled a new unmanned helicopter

Opened on September 10, 2013 international defense exhibition DSEI 2013, which was accomplished in London, the company introduced the AgustaWestland image promising shipborne unmanned helicopter are working on experts at the company. As reported by professional edition «Aviation Week & Space Technology »helicopter designed by RWUAS (Rotary-Wing UAS). Although representatives of the company AgustaWestland not directly confirmed complete reliability of the image, but, apparently, sketch essentially based on a real project completely. Ministry of Defence of England even allocated the contract in the amount of 2.4 million pounds to establish the concept of unmanned helicopter shipborne. Earlier, in 2013, AgustaWestland

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Army Aviation India received its first helicopter «Rudra»

First advanced light helicopter «Rudra» (Rudra) ALH (Advanced Light Helicopter) with an all-embracing system of arms WSI (Weapon Systems Integrated) delivered by HAL Army Aviation India AAC (Army Aviation Corps). Twin-engine helicopter is designated Rudra ALH-WSI Mk IV and weight of 5 tons. This is the first of 38 helicopters with weapons to be delivered to the Army Aviation and another 16 helicopters will be delivered to the Indian Air Force in 2016-2017. Said control helicopter complex of Sunder Rajan, HAL. Installed on the helicopter engines «Shakti» (Shakti) PM-33B with 800 hp, developed by HAL and the French company

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TURKEY SELECTS «Black Hawk Down»

Undersecretariat of Defense Industry of Turkey (Undersecretariat for Defense Industries) said that leads in final negotiations with the American company Sikorsky helicopters for the purchase of T-70 Black Hawk on programmke TUHP (Turkish Utility Helicopter Program).   South American helicopter won the competition in the fight against AW149 of AgustaWestland. In the performance of the contract perceive the role of the Turkish defense companies, namely, TEI (Tusas Engine Industries, turboshaft engines assembly GE T700), ALP Aviation (chassis assembly, box and rotor head) and Aselsan (avionics). May 7 during the International Defence Exhibition IDEF-2013, it was announced that the assembly

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Armor for helicopters

«PT Himkompozit» presents its armor protection technology helicopters. Deputy General Director of «RT-Himkompozita» Valery Litvinov spoke at the round table «The use of composite materials in the rotary-wing aircraft engineering» in the international exhibition of the helicopter industry HeliRussia.   The company develops easy additional armor protection for new helicopters, and for warranty and after sales of cars, according to a press release from the holding, said the press service of «PT Himkopozit.»   «Today, every Russian helicopter design and components have made our holding company. We want to offer world-class products innovatorskuyu «- said Valery Litvinov.    «PT

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AgustaWestland has unveiled a new unmanned helicopter

Opened on September 10, 2013 international defense exhibition DSEI 2013, which was accomplished in London, the company introduced the AgustaWestland image promising shipborne unmanned helicopter are working on experts at the company. As reported by professional edition «Aviation Week & Space Technology »helicopter designed by RWUAS (Rotary-Wing UAS). Although representatives of the company AgustaWestland not directly confirmed complete reliability of the image, but, apparently, sketch essentially based on a real project completely. Ministry of Defence of England even allocated the contract in the amount of 2.4 million pounds to establish the concept of unmanned helicopter shipborne. Earlier, in 2013, AgustaWestland

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TURKEY SELECTS «Black Hawk Down»

Undersecretariat of Defense Industry of Turkey (Undersecretariat for Defense Industries) said that leads in final negotiations with the American company Sikorsky helicopters for the purchase of T-70 Black Hawk on programmke TUHP (Turkish Utility Helicopter Program).   South American helicopter won the competition in the fight against AW149 of AgustaWestland. In the performance of the contract perceive the role of the Turkish defense companies, namely, TEI (Tusas Engine Industries, turboshaft engines assembly GE T700), ALP Aviation (chassis assembly, box and rotor head) and Aselsan (avionics). May 7 during the International Defence Exhibition IDEF-2013, it was announced that the assembly

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Armor for helicopters

«PT Himkompozit» presents its armor protection technology helicopters. Deputy General Director of «RT-Himkompozita» Valery Litvinov spoke at the round table «The use of composite materials in the rotary-wing aircraft engineering» in the international exhibition of the helicopter industry HeliRussia.   The company develops easy additional armor protection for new helicopters, and for warranty and after sales of cars, according to a press release from the holding, said the press service of «PT Himkopozit.»   «Today, every Russian helicopter design and components have made our holding company. We want to offer world-class products innovatorskuyu «- said Valery Litvinov.    «PT

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Russian army helicopters ordered in 1120

Russian Defense Ministry ordered from the industry in 1120 to 2020 helicopters, there may be additional orders

"Under the state program of armaments, we need to get to 2020 for the Armed Forces 1120 Helicopter. Today we have contracted with various entities within the holding company "Helicopters of Russia" and not part of it, agreements already in 1124 the helicopter, "- said the first deputy defense minister Alexander Sukhorukov.

According to him, the helicopter industry enterprises are developing intensively. Many of them cooperated in the creation of two shifts. The process of payment for delivered products debugged.

Sukhorukov said that,

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From the peak — to climb?

On the decline of Russian steps of his own biography Arseniyevsky plant produced in year 180 attack helicopters Mi-24. At the city-forming enterprise employs 17 thousand arsenevtsev. But then began the "dashing 1990s," the state order was set to zero, due to built helicopters went to the unit and enterprise Start slowly breathe. In the "zero decade," the situation is not actually changed. By 2007, the number of employees in the company was reduced to 3,500. But the situation has changed, almost all due to the measures of state support.

Who is the "progress" employs nearly six thousand people,

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