Dubai, United Arab Emirates / 17noyabrya 2011 — Russian Helicopters holding company "Helicopters of Russia", a part of United Industrial Corporation "Oboronprom", has appointed Emirates Corporation Trading Agencies LLC distributor of new light single-engine helicopter Mi-34C1 in the markets of the Persian Gulf. The agreement was signed at the ongoing Dubai, United Arab Emirates, the international exhibition Dubai Airshow. The agreement provides for the marketing and sale of Mi-34C1, as well as its maintenance. The document also provides for the training of flight personnel distributor.
New lightweight multi-purpose helicopter of the Russian-made Mi-34C1, created for commercial and private flights, was first introduced aviation market in the Middle East to stand W647 Russian helicopter holding company "Helicopters of Russia", which became one of the main elements of the exhibition.
"Aviation markets in the Middle East and North African countries have been traditional for the Russian helicopter manufacturers — said at the opening of the Dubai Airshow CEO of the holding company" Helicopters of Russia "Dmitry Petrov. — Today, we are especially pleased to offer traditional and new partners novelty world helicopter — light multi-purpose Mi-34S1. The helicopter continued product line holding company created specifically taking into account climatic and landscape features of the region to ensure successful operation at high temperature and in the mountains. "
The Mi-34C1 can be used for corporate and private flights for passengers and light cargo, as well as for all types of monitoring systems, including ecological, police, monitoring of oil and gas pipelines, power lines, intelligence fires.
Mi-34C1 performs aerobatics — it makes the helicopter Mi-34C1 indispensable for participation in competitive sports in the helicopter sport. Agility and strength of the structure of Mi-34C1 ensure high safety.
For the first time the general public a new Mi-34C1 was presented to held in August in Moscow MAKS-2011. The helicopter was presented at the static display holding company "Helicopters of Russia" and demonstrated in flight as part of the flight display aircraft.