Spend on defense and not go broke

The Russian government has decided to increase the amount of funding the state armaments program for 2011-2020 and a half times compared with the previously planned amount. This volume will reach 20 trillion. rub. first isolated against 13 trillion. In other words, by $ 2 trillion. per year versus 1.264 trillion. in 2010.

But here will go to benefit the "defense" excess funds?

The first value for the army — it's strategic deterrent forces, which have a minimum of two components: the strategic nuclear forces (land, sea and air), as a system of missile warning, missile defense and

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The construction of helicopters at the Kazan Helicopter Plant

Reasonably interesting photo under construction or already completed the construction of a series of helicopters Mi-8/17 at JSC "Kazan Helicopter Plant", made famous Bulgarian aviation journalist Alexander Mladenov during the press tour for the enterprise April 27, 2012.

Construction helicopter E-5-8 MTV-1 for the Ministry of Defence (c) Alexander Mladenov /AERO (Via vertoletciki.forumbb.ru)

The construction of the Mi-17V-5 for the Afghan air force of the 21 cars ordered by the treaties between the U.S. Army with the "Rosoboronexport" (c) Alexander Mladenov / AERO (via vertoletciki.forumbb.ru)

Demonstration of the 1st of the constructed under this contract for the Afghan Air Force

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Mi-28NE went for export

«Rosoboronexport» began to actively promote the global market of new Russian Mi-28N «Night Hunter» and Ka-52, said Sun at a press conference in the salon at Le Bourget deputy manager of «Rosoboronexport» Alexander Mikheyev. «The first export contract for Mi-28N is signed,» — he said, without specifying which country will the helicopters, and the number ordered vehicles. Speaking about the prospects of export Ka-52 helicopter, the first time being demonstrated at the show in Le Bourget, A.Miheev said: «Negotiations are underway. There are formal proposals. They have a lot of interest. « He recalled that the Ka-52 — «not

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Poland offers a new version of the Russian helicopter modernization of production

Warsaw Air Force Institute of Technology (ITWL) developed showed them the option of upgrading the cockpit for the attack helicopter Mi-24 multipurpose Mi-8/17.

The package for the Mi-24PL is based on the modernization project, designed for combat support helicopter W-3 "Glushets" with the company «PZL Swidnik" (a division of "Agusta / Westland") under a contract with the Ministry of National Defence Poland, reports, "Jane's Defence Weekly."

For the new package E-24PL proposed board system Planning tasks and built-in system Avionics (Zintegrowany System Awioniczny — ZSA), consisting of navigation and control communications (ZSL), ITWL developed and installed on the helicopters'

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Near Khabarovsk crashed helicopter

Military helicopter Mi-8MTs during a training flight made a hard landing near Khabarovsk. As a result, the incident rotorcraft machine received significant damage, and the crew otvertelis minor injuries.

Hard landing occurred at 12:10 Moscow time on. "Chopped off the tail bearing screws, helicopter very ruined beyond repair, "- said the source announcements in the power structures of the Far Eastern Federal neighborhood. Also, according to him, E-8MTs got a 2-kilometers north of the village of Friendship. It is noted that there was a spill of fuel, but there is no fire in place.

Three members of the crew of

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Overcame a Chinook in the Indian tender?

Not so long ago, from India came the news of the end of the contest for the purchase of an attack helicopter. In the tender defeated South American Boeing AH-64D, on a number of features surpassed the Russian Mi-28N. Now, new information on the status of another one of the contest relating to the supply of helicopters, and again, the situation may be adverse to Russia. But first things first.

Last Sunday, the Indian edition of the Times Of India has published information about the future after the competition, the aim of which is to buy air forces of India

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More than 60 countries are exploiting the Russian «Crocodile»

Fighting vehicle «Helicopters of Russia» Multipurpose military transport Mi-35M — a unique helicopter in its class. It is a deep modernization of the famous combat helicopter Mi-24 nicknamed «Crocodile», still known as the «Glass» — because of flat glass cockpits. The design of the Mi-24 proved itself reliable, that the modification of the helicopter in 60 countries. Incidentally, the «Shrek» holds the world speed record — almost 370 km / h. History of the Mi-24 has more than 40 years — kind of helicopter was formed in 1973, and three years later he was adopted by the Russian Army. During

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Mi-28N «Night Hunter» — a shock Russian helicopter get dual controls

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First new Mi-35 Russian Air Force

On Web sites, and russianplanes.net aviaforum.ru spotterskie photo appeared built for the Russian Air Force on "Rostvertol" in Rostov-on-Don helicopter gunships E-35M (article 758), is the latest in a regular "grayish" coloring, of a marked, board numbers etc. In 2011, "Rostvertol" made the first 5 helicopters E-35M contract in 2010 to supply the Air Force RF 22 cars. At the current time to the transfer of the Air Force RF absolutely prepared the first four of these helicopters — with board numbers "50 yellowish"" Yellow 51 "," 54 yellowish"And" 56 yellow. "They should all be sent to the air

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More than 60 countries are exploiting the Russian «Crocodile»

Fighting vehicle «Helicopters of Russia» Multipurpose military transport Mi-35M — a unique helicopter in its class. It is a deep modernization of the famous combat helicopter Mi-24 nicknamed «Crocodile», still known as the «Glass» — because of flat glass cockpits. The design of the Mi-24 proved itself reliable, that the modification of the helicopter in 60 countries. Incidentally, the «Shrek» holds the world speed record — almost 370 km / h. History of the Mi-24 has more than 40 years — kind of helicopter was formed in 1973, and three years later he was adopted by the Russian Army. During

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