At the meeting this week in Rio de Janeiro, the international exhibition of aerospace and defense industry LAAD 2011 holding company "Helicopters of Russia" and the Brazilian investment group Qualy Group Brasil have signed an agreement on cooperation in the promotion of the Mi-34C1 in Brazil on the basis of the dealer agreement. The document provides for the possible delivery in this country of 150 new light Russian Mi-34S1 to 2023 Representatives Qualy believe that the Mi-34S1 may be of interest to commercial and government operating companies, including those involved in organizing the World Cup in 2014 and Olympic Games 2016 in Brazil. "Helicopters of Russia" and Qualy Group Brasil is also planning to create a service-technical, logistical and training centers for the care of the local fleet of Mi-34S1.
With subsidiary of Qualy Group Brasil — commercial helicopter operators Atlas Taxi Aereo Russian holding company signed an agreement to establish a Brazilian service center for helicopters Mi-171A1. In November 2010 Atlas Taxi Aereo has entered into a contract to buy two Mi-171A1, which will be used to perform work in the Amazon River basin in the interest of the Brazilian state-controlled oil company Petrobras.
Also during LAAD 2011 "Russian Helicopters" signed with another local operating company, Helipark Taxi Aereo, an agreement on the establishment of a Brazilian service center for medium multi-role Ka-32A11VS. In December 2010, this Brazilian operator placed an order for one helicopter type.
Mi-171A and Ka-32A11VS will be delivered to customers in Brazil this year, the promise of "Helicopters of Russia".