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Russian Helicopters deny Mi-2 production restart

Russian Helicopters deny Mi-2 production restart

Russian Helicopters have denied the report in RIA Novosti earlier this week, in which they reported a new production line under the name Mi-2A would start in the Hebei Province in NE China later this year.  Our reporter Nikolai Vanesev even quoted the amount of money being invested in the project. “No smoke without fire”,… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 08-Feb-12

Mi-2 production to restart – in China

Mi-2 production to restart – in China

While the Mi-2 was a Russian design, only the prototypes first flew in that country.  All the other 5,500 aircraft were produced by PZL at their plant in Swidnik, Poland, starting in 1966.  Production has now ceased there, although some overhauls are still done – including a current batch for the Polish Air Force. It… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 06-Feb-12

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Mi-2 starts summer SAR service for Sea of Azov

Mi-2 starts summer SAR service for Sea of Azov

Ukraine’s Minister of Emergency Situations Nestor Shufrych has announced that a Mil Mi-2 helicopter has been allocated to a summer SAR role for the Sea of Azov.  This 14,500 square mile sea is bordered by Ukraine to the north and Russia to the south and south-east. The helicopter will fly in daylight hours only from… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 20-May-10

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Czech Republic Air Force Mil Mi-2

Source: Airliners.net, 02-Jun-09

Mil Mi-2 grounded in Siberia following 22nd April accident

01-May-09

PHOTO OF THE DAY: Colorful row of stored Mi-2s in Russia

Source: Flickr, 24-Apr-09

Profile: Indonesian Police Helicopter Operations

Source: Jakarta Globe, 04-Mar-09