MOSCOW, December 14. (ARMS-TASS). The first export contract for the supply of the Ka-62 was concluded holding "Helicopters of Russia" with the Brazilian Atlas Taxi Aereo. Over the years (since the first quarter 2015 to the first quarter 2016) Brazilian customer will be delivered seven Ka-62. The contract also includes an option to supply an additional seven helicopters of this model.
The document was signed during the visit of Russian President in Brazil Dilma Vana Rousseff. This is korr.ARMS-Tass reported holding "Helicopters of Russia".
This is the first contract for a new medium multi-purpose helicopter Ka-62, which is one of the most anticipated new products holding company in the global market. Under the contract, the delivery of the first batch of two helicopters Ka-62 Brazilian operator to commence in the first quarter of 2015. Until the end of 2015 it is planned to put 4 more helicopters and one helicopter will be delivered in the first quarter of 2016 g.Ispytaniya Ka-62 is scheduled to begin in 2013, and by 2015, the holding company "Helicopters of Russia" expects to certify the helicopter for international use, including Brazil.
Under the terms of the contract with Atlas Taxi Aereo, holding together with its regional partners will take part in the creation of the service center for after-sales service of helicopters in Brazil. Thanks to a spacious and comfortable cabin helicopter Ka-62 is suitable for corporate and passenger transport, as well as special operations.
Atlas Taxi Aereo already operates a medium-sized multi-purpose helicopters Mi-171A1, which were set in the previous year. These helicopters have won the tender for the Brazilian national oil company, Petrobras, and probably in the future fleet of these helicopters will be increased.