In the Vladimir region recreated dirizhabledrom

  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva
  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva

The presentation of the restored dirizhabledroma "Kirzhach" near the town of the same name took place on August 8 in the Vladimir region. The site will become a test pilot and aeronautical division of a major center. This was reported by ITAR-TASS press officer for "Aeronautical Centre" Augur "Alexei Mitrofanov.

Only specialized dirizhabledrom in Russia was built in the middle of the last decade, and his work was carried out on the basis of aeroskanirovaniyu and photographing areas. Because of the crisis in 2008 had to close, and now the new owners are willing to give a second life to a unique airfield. In addition pereobustroystva site, the owners managed to recover the airship AU-30 payload and a half tons, the largest in Russia and one of the largest in the world.

"In the near future we are going to install on this airship modern equipment and resume aerial photography to create with the help of 3D-card", — Alexei Mitrofanov said.

 Dirizhabledrom "Kirzhach" and a different fate awaits. It will be a test platform for the innovative project "Atlas" which is a resident of the "Skolkovo". "This is a new word in aeronautics, a cross between a blimp, plane and helicopter. Aerostat is equipped with an air bag, so it can land on almost any terrain", — he added.

The results of the engineers will be able to see everything at MAKS-2013 in late August.

  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva
  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva
  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva
  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva
  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva
  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva
  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva
  • Photo ITAR-TASS / Marina Lystseva

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