TSAMTO, August 20. One of the days of the International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2013 will be the traditionally themed Day of the Russian helicopter holding company "Helicopters of Russia".
As the press service of the holding, August 28, "Russian Helicopters" and the partners will organize special events.
Holding "Helicopters of Russia" — a subsidiary of "Oboronprom" entering the State Corporation "Russian Technologies" — helicopter building combines all the assets of the country: it includes design offices of the Nikolai Kamov and Mikhail Mil helicopter building factories in Kazan and Ulan-Ude, Rostov- on-Don, in Bashkortostan and Primorye, as well as enterprises in service and manufacturing components of helicopters.
Since the union of all helicopter assets into a single holding branch annually demonstrates the successful development and stable growth performance. For example, in 2012 the supply of helicopters has increased by 10.7%, customers were delivered 290 helicopters, while in 2011 the figure was 262 cars.
As of August 2013 a solid portfolio holding company "Helicopters of Russia" has made 870 helicopters worth more than 388 billion rubles. Profit holding "Helicopters of Russia" under IFRS for 2012 increased by 34.3% and amounted to 9.4 billion rubles.
The success of the Russian helicopter mark in the international arena. Thus, the publication Defense News in its annual ranking of the world's TOP 100 companies in terms of sales placed "Helicopters of Russia" at the 24th place in the 2012, noting the record growth of the Russian company that rose to the 39th position in the ranking in 2011 year.
Holding "Helicopters of Russia" is a systematic upgrading of production facilities and the development of new models of helicopters in the near future to strengthen the position of Russia in the global aviation market. Among the new products — the modernized Mi-171A2. The Mi-171A2 is created based on a wide experience of using helicopters Mi-8/17 series combined with the latest aviation technology and development.
Two completely new machine — it's the Ka-62 and Mi-38. For the first time in the history of the development of the national helicopter Ka-62 applies a broad international cooperation. By building the Ka-62 involved companies from Germany, France, Austria and other countries. It is expected that the Ka-62 will be in demand in all the traditional "Helicopters of Russia" of foreign markets. Already have an order for the supply of seven cars for the Brazilian company Atlas Taxi Aereo. Deliveries helicopter is scheduled to begin in 2015. At MAKS-2013 Ka-62 will be presented in the form of the first prototype.
Mi-38 — multi-purpose helicopter of the new generation who will be able to provide the highest level of safety and comfort standards for helicopters in its class. It is designed with the innovative technology and the best achievements of the national helicopter. This helicopter has a progressive design, and it has an integrated avionics architecture. Visitors to the air show will be able to see the Mi-38 in the flight program and examine it in more detail on the static display of the holding. Serial production of the helicopter is scheduled for 2015.
In addition to new developments, "Helicopters of Russia" will present a wide range of production of civil and military helicopters, which can be seen both on the ground and in the air. Especially for the MAKS-2013 holding company "Helicopters of Russia" has prepared a spectacular flight program. It will be attended by civil helicopter Ka-226T, Ka-32A11BC, Mi-171 military Mi-26, Mi-17V-5, Mi-8AMTSh, "ANSAT-U" and attack Mi-35, Mi-28N "Night Hunter "and Ka-52" Alligator ". Unique Russian aerobatic team "Golden Eagles" in combat four attack helicopters Mi-28N "Night Hunter" will perform aerobatics.
During the Summer Program will be held thematic shows "Anti-terror" and "Fire Fighting". Coordinated and effective efforts to combat modern threats under the "Anti-terror" will show intelligence and attack helicopters Ka-52 "Alligator" and the military-transport Mi-35, will be joined Mi-26 and Mi-8AMTSh, as well as special forces and two armored personnel carriers. The program of "Fire Fighting" will involve specialized helicopters with coaxial rotors 32A11VS Ka, Ka-226T Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations, multi-purpose Mi-17V-5 in the show will also be attended by experts of the FBU firefighters' Avialesookhrana. " Assistance in dealing with natural and man-made fires and their consequences — one of the most important tasks of the holding company "Helicopters of Russia" in support of the Global Initiative helicopter fire.
Participation in the MAKS-2013 will allow the holding "Helicopters of Russia" to demonstrate the development of the domestic helicopter industry. Successes in this industry not only help provide helicopter operators with the most modern machinery, but also strengthen the image of Russia as air power in the world market, according to the press service of the holding.