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Ka-226T becomes the world first modular helicopter

Ka-226T becomes the world first modular helicopter

Light helicopter Ka-226T, developed by the holding “Russian Helicopters” (which is part of the Rostec State Corporation), has become a pilot project on the creation and production of helicopters through information technology. Digital manufacturing will greatly simplify the development of new modifications as well as upgrades and design changes according to the customer’s requirements. All… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 06-Dec-17

Russian Helicopters are preparing digital production of helicopters in Ulan-Ude

Russian Helicopters are preparing digital production of helicopters in Ulan-Ude

The Russian Helicopters Holding Company (part of Rostec State Corporation)  is creating the technological production model of the Ka-226T helicopters at the Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant. The digital construction documentation received from JSC Kamov through the online channel is used to create programs for the production equipment. Besides, U-UAZ is completing the first stage of production modernization… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 05-Dec-17

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UAE to build unmanned Ka226T

UAE to build unmanned Ka226T

The United Arab Emirates will be starting production of an unmanned version of the Ka226T. The O.V.Uspenskogo Research Centre has already begun with the development of the helicopter, reports Mena Defence.

Source: HeliHub.com, 20-Nov-17

Russian Helicopters to test Ka-226T

Russian Helicopters to test Ka-226T

The Russian Helicopters Holding Company (part of Rostec State Corporation) together with Iran Helicopters Support and Renewal Company (IHSRC) will test the light utility helicopter Ka-226T for its usability at extremely high temperatures. The tests will be conducted on the Iranian company site within the framework of a memorandum signed by the parties in May 2017 at the… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 11-Aug-17

Indian navy rejects Ka226 due to lack of blade folding capability

Indian navy rejects Ka226 due to lack of blade folding capability

The Indian Navy is currently looking to procure 110 light utility helicopters (LUH). They have already rejected the Russian Kamov Ka-226T helicopter because the blades cannot fold and will not be able to fit inside a ship’s hangar. The Ka-226T also cannot carry torpedoes, which is a “mandatory requirement,” reports Defence News. The Navy is… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 07-Aug-17

Joint Venture for the production of Ka-226T in India

Joint Venture for the production of Ka-226T in India

“Russian Helicopters” Holding Company, JSC “Rosoboronexport” (part of Rostec State Corporation) and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) registered a joint venture for the production of Ka-226T light helicopters in India.  The agreement between the RF and India on the cooperation in the helicopter industry was signed in 2015. In accordance with the document, “Russian Helicopters” together… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 23-Jun-17

United Arab Emirates Begins Unmanned Ka-226T Production

United Arab Emirates Begins Unmanned Ka-226T Production

The United Arab Emirates will soon begin with the production of their unmanned version of the Ka-226T helicopter. O.V.Uspenskogo research centre has called this version ESA-In, reports Mena Defence. It is unknown how many of these unmanned helicopters they will be making.

Source: HeliHub.com, 19-Jun-17

Russia and India Sign Joint Venture

Russia and India Sign Joint Venture

May 2 saw the formal creation of the Joint Venture between India and Russia. The deal between India’s Hindustan and Russia’s Russian Helicopters and Rosoboronexport will now enable them to manufacture Ka-226T helicopters, reports TASS.

Source: HeliHub.com, 11-May-17

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India-Russian Kamov 226T Joint Venture Delayed

India-Russian Kamov 226T Joint Venture Delayed

A $1 billion joint venture between India and Russia was signed in 2015 and last year they had finalised the broad agreement, but are now halted waiting for the final presidential clearance. The JV between Hindustan Aeronautics and two Russian defence majors was created so that production of 200 Kamov 226T multi-role helicopters could be… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 05-Apr-17

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India and Russian Joint Venture Documents in Final Stages

India and Russian Joint Venture Documents in Final Stages

Rosoboronexport, Russian Helicopters and HAL have come together to form a Joint Venture in creating a light weigh multi-role Ka-226T. The agreement contract will take another two months as they still need formal registration between Russia and India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi signed the intergovernmental agreement in December of 2015, reports India Times.  

Source: HeliHub.com, 15-Feb-17

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Indian Army Retires Chetak and Cheetah Fleet

Indian Army Retires Chetak and Cheetah Fleet

The Indian Army is retiring their ageing fleet after recent accidents. They will be retiring their Chetak and Cheetah platforms and replacing them with 40 Dhruv LUHs and 200 Kamov Ka-226T “Hoodlum” helicopters. They also plan for 140 units to be built by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited who will be partnering with Russian Helicopters and Rosoboronexport,… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 11-Jan-17

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Russian Helicopters to showcase at at an airshow in Iran

Russian Helicopters to showcase at at an airshow in Iran

Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, will feature a range of medium-sized and light multirole helicopters at the 8th International Airshow, November 16-19 on Kish Island, Iran. Visitors can view a Mi-171A2, an Ansat and a Ka-226T in the passenger mode at the Russian Helicopters’ booth. Russian Helicopters will show a wide range of… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 15-Nov-16

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Iran negotiates for up to 60 Ansat and Kamov Ka226T

Iran negotiates for up to 60 Ansat and Kamov Ka226T

Iran’s Health Ministry is in negotiations with Russian Helicopters for a supply of 60 light helicopters Ansat and Kamov Ka-226T. Currently Iran holds 50 Russian helicopters, including Mi-17, Mi-171, Mi-171E, Mi-8MTV, Mi-17V5s. The Iran Helicopter Support and Renewal Company are also discussing the possibility of creating a helicopter maintenance and repair centre. As reported by… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 16-Sep-16

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Russian Helicopters debuts at Defexpo India 2016

Russian Helicopters debuts at Defexpo India 2016

Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, will take part in Defexpo India 2016, which is held 28 – 31 March, in Quitol, Goa, India.   During one of the most significant exhibitions in South Asia, the holding company will showcase its newest Mi-38 and Ka-226T helicopters.  “We intend to strengthen our positions in the South… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 30-Mar-16

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Russian Helicopters and HAL working on new Ka226 external design

Russian Helicopters and HAL working on new Ka226 external design

The agreement on the joint work in helicopter engineering between the two countries’ governments was signed during the official visit of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Moscow last December. Around 200 Ka-226T helicopters and derivative models are to be built under the agreement. Sixty machines are to be manufactured in Russia and the remainder… Read more »

Source: Rostec, 16-Feb-16

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Russian Helicopters starts build-up to Ka226 production in India

Russian Helicopters starts build-up to Ka226 production in India

Russia and India have launched a major project to establish production in India for at least 200 light multipurpose Russian Ka-226T helicopters. The agreement between the two states to cooperate in the field of helicopter construction was signed during an official visit to Moscow by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in December of last year…. Read more »

Source: Rostec, 08-Feb-16

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Russian Helicopters showcases new military models at Army-2015

Russian Helicopters showcases new military models at Army-2015

Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) is taking part in the international military technology forum Army-2015, which runs from 16 to 19 June in Kubinka, Moscow Region. Participants and visitors will have the opportunity to see Russian Helicopters’ military models, which are in service in the Russian Armed Forces, and also upcoming developments and… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 17-Jun-15

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Russian Helicopters announces certification of the Ansat

Russian Helicopters announces certification of the Ansat

The new light commercial Ansat and Ka-226T helicopters, developed by Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) are now available on the Russian commercial aircraft market. Both received the required Interstate Aviation Committee Aviation Register certificates, and can be operated commercially. Earlier modifications of these helicopters have been used by the Ministry of Defence, Emergencies… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 22-May-15

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Russian Helicopters announces certification of the Ka-226T

Russian Helicopters announces certification of the Ka-226T

Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) announces that it has received Additional Type Certification from the Interstate Aviation Committee’s Aviation Register (IAC AR) for the light multirole Ka-226T helicopter. Receiving additional certification opens up opportunities for the delivery and operation of the basic model of this helicopter. ‘Certification of the Ka-226T is the result… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 22-May-15

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Russian Helicopters to showcase new commercial models at HeliRussia 2015

Russian Helicopters to showcase new commercial models at HeliRussia 2015

Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) will highlight a line-up of new commercial helicopters including the light Ka-226T and Ansat and medium Mi-171A2 and Mi-38 at HeliRussia 2015, one of the key events in the industry calendar, which runs from 21-23 May at Moscow Crocus Expo centre. The company will take part in round… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 21-May-15

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Indian military picks Kamov Ka226T to replace Chetaks and Cheetahs

Indian military picks Kamov Ka226T to replace Chetaks and Cheetahs

The Indian defence acquisition committee (DAC) on Wednesday cleared the purchase of almost 200 Russian Ka-226T ‘Kamov’ helicopters produced by JSC. The Russian helicopter was found more suitable than its nearest competitor from Airbus Helicopters, RIA Novosti reported. See Full Story

Source: Russia & India Report, 19-May-15

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Sun Group may partner Russia to make Kamov helicopters

Sun Group may partner Russia to make Kamov helicopters

Hidden in the details of the government’s Wednesday big-bang ‘Make in India’ push in the defence production was the fine print about the Russian deal, by nomination not tender, to manufacture 200 Kamov Ka 226 light helicopters, so desperately needed to replace the ageing Cheetah fleet which services one of the world’s highest military deployments… Read more »

Source: The Economic Times, 18-May-15

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Russian Helicopters showcase commercial models at Mexico aerospace fair

Russian Helicopters showcase commercial models at Mexico aerospace fair

Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, is taking part in the international exhibition Mexico’s Aerospace Fair 2015, which will run from 22 to 25 April, at Military Airbase No. 1, located in Santa Lucía, Mexico. Russian Helicopters’ exhibition can be found at stand C-1-02b, pavilion C. At the event, Russian Helicopters will showcase its… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 24-Apr-15

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Russian Helicopters delivers batch of Ka226s to Russian military

Russian Helicopters delivers batch of Ka226s to Russian military

[electronic translation] Holding “Russian Helicopters” State Corporation Rostec successfully completed the transfer of the party light multi-purpose helicopters Ka-226.80 Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation, which was noted at the bottom of the Unified acceptance of military products.Helicopters have been provided for all tests taken by the Ministry of Defense and the military representative… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 20-Apr-15

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Russian Helicopters showcases light multirole helicopters at ABACE 2015 in Shanghai

Russian Helicopters showcases light multirole helicopters at ABACE 2015 in Shanghai

Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) will showcase its latest light multirole helicopters – the Ka-226T and the Ansat – at the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition ABACE 2015, which runs from 14 to 16 April at Shanghai Hongqiao Airport, China. Russian Helicopters’ display can be found at Stand H437. “We see excellent… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 15-Apr-15

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Russian Helicopters showcases commercial and military helicopters at Aero India 2015

Russian Helicopters showcases commercial and military helicopters at Aero India 2015

Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) is taking part in the international air show Aero India 2015, which runs from 18 to 22 February in Bangalore, India. At the exhibition, Russian Helicopters showcases the latest Russian-made commercial and military helicopters. “India is a key market for the Russian helicopter-building industry, and the largest operator… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopter, 19-Feb-15

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Russia to produce 400 Ka226 a year in India

Russia to produce 400 Ka226 a year in India

Russia today agreed in principle to assemble around 400 advanced twin engine Kamov helicopters a year in India, in a major move to give a new push to their strategic partnership. See Full Story

Source: Mid Day, 15-Dec-14

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Russian Helicopters considering Ka226T assembly in India

Russian Helicopters considering Ka226T assembly in India

The goods exchange between the countries should increase dramatically by 2015, it was stated at the 20th meeting of the Russian-Indian intergovernmental commission on trade and economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation held on November 5th in New Delhi, press-service of Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade reports. See Full Story

Source: RUAviation, 14-Nov-14

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KA-226T helicopter assembly may be launched in Kazakhstan by 2016

KA-226T helicopter assembly may be launched in Kazakhstan by 2016

Kazakhstan plans to start production of KA-226T helicopters by 2016 under the label Made in Kazakhstan, says the Director of “Aircraft Repair Plant No.405” Konstantin Ushakov. The Aircraft Repair Plant No.405 celebrated October 15 its 75th anniversary. “Over the years, it has achieved great success in repairing of aircrafts and helicopters of Kazakhstan and abroad,”… Read more »

Source: AKI, 20-Oct-14

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Russian Helicopters is working on import substitution

Russian Helicopters is working on import substitution

During the 7th International Helicopter Industry Exhibition HeliRussia-2014, the CEO of the holding company Russian Helicopters discussed the plans and economic performance of the holding company, as well as future models and international cooperation. “This year, our primary goal is implementing new projects, the foundations for which were laid in the last few years,” said… Read more »

Source: Rostec, 10-Jun-14

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Russian Helicopters to act as title sponsor, showcase current model range at HeliRussia 2014

Russian Helicopters to act as title sponsor, showcase current model range at HeliRussia 2014

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec, will be the title sponsor of the seventh HeliRussia exhibition, which takes place on 22-24 May in Pavilion 1 of Crocus-Expo exhibition centre in Moscow. The first day of the show has been declared Russian Helicopters Day. At HeliRussia 2014, Russian Helicopter will showcase… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 22-May-14

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Russian Helicopters role in XXII Winter Olympic Games in Sochi

Russian Helicopters role in XXII Winter Olympic Games in Sochi

Helicopters manufactured by Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec, will play an active role in providing security at the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, which run from 7-23 February, and at the 2014 XI Paralympic Winter Games from 7-16 March. Helicopters will be used by the Russian Interior Ministry,… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 07-Feb-14

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17-Dec-13 Kamov Ka226 Bashkortostan, Russia

Damaged in force landing after cockpit filled with smoke.  Flight described as a ferry flight from the factory at Kumertau (Republic of Bashkortostan) to Boules airfield (Samara) which suggests it may be the delivery of a new helicopter

17-Dec-13

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Russian Helicopters showcases new Ansat and Ka-226T at EMS event

Russian Helicopters showcases new Ansat and Ka-226T at EMS event

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of Rostec State Corporation, demonstrated the medical versions of the light Ansat and Ka-226T helicopters to officials at Zashchita, the Russian National Centre for Disaster Medicine, as part of a conference to mark the 20th anniversary of the Centre. Zashchita Director Sergei Goncharov noted the potential of the new helicopters for use in emergency… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 05-Dec-13

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New standard of service set for Russian-built helicopters in Kazakhstan

New standard of service set for Russian-built helicopters in Kazakhstan

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of Rostec State Corporation, and Aircraft Repair Plant No. 405 (ARP 405), which maintains and services Russian-built helicopters in Central Asia, today signed a cooperation memorandum on servicing Russian-built Kamov helicopters at the Russian and Kazakh Helicopter Project regional forum in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The memorandum aims to raise the standard… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 24-Oct-13

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Russian Helicopters to supply new helicopters to Almaty Rescue Service

Russian Helicopters to supply new helicopters to Almaty Rescue Service

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of Rostec State Corporation, and Almaty Rescue Service have signed a cooperation memorandum to supply multi-role Mi-8AMT and new light Ka-226T helicopters. “We confirm that we can supply Almaty Rescue Service with the required quantity of helicopters within the time period required,” said Mikhail Dubrovin, Russian Helicopters’ Director of Marketing. “The helicopters will… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 24-Oct-13

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MAKS 2013 – Turbomeca and Russian Helicopters sign MoU for Ka226T and Ka62 engine support

MAKS 2013 – Turbomeca and Russian Helicopters sign MoU for Ka226T and Ka62 engine support

Turbomeca (Safran) and Russian Helicopters (a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec) today announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the opening of a new Maintenance Centre. In the frame of this agreement, Russian Helicopters will provide maintenance Level 1 and 2 activities on Turbomeca engines operated by the… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 28-Aug-13

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New light multirole Ka-226T begins demo tour

New light multirole Ka-226T begins demo tour

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, today launched the first demonstration flights of the light multirole Ka-226T in Kazakhstan. Organised by Russian Helicopters, the demonstration tour is aimed at potential Ka-226T customers in Kazakhstan, including the airborne divisions of the Ministry… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 12-Jun-13

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Ka-226T completes test EMS missions for Winter Olympics in Sochi

Ka-226T completes test EMS missions for Winter Olympics in Sochi

A light multipurpose helicopter with coaxial rotors, the Ka-226T, developed by the Russian Helicopters company (a subsidiary of Oboronprom, which is part of the Rostec State Corporation), took part in test search and rescue missions as part of preparations for the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, 2014. The test flights of Ka-226T which was equipped… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 20-May-13

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Russian Helicopters showcases Ka32 and Ka-226T at ABACE

Russian Helicopters showcases Ka32 and Ka-226T at ABACE

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of State Corporation Rostec and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, is showcasing the multirole Ka-32A11BC and light Ka-226T helicopters at the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE 2013) being held in Shanghai. The Russian Helicopters display can be found at stand H302. The Asian… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 19-Apr-13

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Russian Helicopters details Aero India participation

Russian Helicopters details Aero India participation

Russian Helicopters, part of state defence holding Oboronprom and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, will exhibit some of its latest models at Aero India 2013, taking place from February 6-10 2013 in Bangalore. The company can be found in Hall A at stand 3.3. The company plans to showcase new light and… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 04-Feb-13

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Russian Helicopters to open Ka226 plant in India

Russian Helicopters to open Ka226 plant in India

During the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin to India, Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of Russian Technologies State Corporation, and Elcom Systems Private Limited, part of the Indian investment conglomerate SUN Group, signed in New Delhi an agreement to set up in India a modern industrial facility for manufacturing of Russian helicopter… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 01-Jan-13

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Russian Helicopters details participation at AirShow China

Russian Helicopters details participation at AirShow China

Russian Helicopters, an Oboronprom company and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, will showcase models including the Ansat, Ka-226T and new-look Mi-171A2 at the China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition. The Russian Helicopters display at stand A1 1B in hall 1 will show the medium multirole Mi-8/17 range, including the Mi-171(E) which is already popular in China. The company will also exhibit… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 13-Nov-12

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Russian Helicopters master light segment

Russian Helicopters master light segment

Over the past few months holding “Helicopters of Russia” made some important steps to develop the segment of light helicopters, where domestic helicopter traditionally lost to foreign competition. In addition, defined the contours of a future high-speed machine, developed by the holding company. In early September, the holding was the first civilian order for light helicopters Ka-226T . This… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 30-Sep-12

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Producer of Ka-32A11BC and Ka-226T celebrates 50th anniversary

Producer of Ka-32A11BC and Ka-226T celebrates 50th anniversary

Kumertau Aviation Production Enterprise (KumAPP), part of Russian Helicopters and a producer of the Kamov Design Bureau’s distinctive coaxial-rotor civilian and military helicopters, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. KumAPP is one of the biggest industrial enterprises in Russia, and the main manufacturing centre for the advanced civilian and military helicopters developed by the Kamov Design… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 23-Sep-12

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NefteGazAeroCosmos signs for 18 new Ka-226TG

NefteGazAeroCosmos signs for 18 new Ka-226TG

Russian Helicopters, part of state defence holding Oboronprom and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, announces that it has signed a contract with the NefteGazAeroCosmos research and production centre to deliver 18 light Ka-226TG helicopters. The helicopters are scheduled for delivery in 2013-2014, with the buyer receiving the first six machines in 2013… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 07-Sep-12

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Russian Helicopters presents latest helicopter manufacturing innovations

Russian Helicopters presents latest helicopter manufacturing innovations

Russian Helicopters, part of the Russian state defence industry holding Oboronprom, a subsidiary of Russian Technologies Corporation, and a leading global designer and manufacturer of helicopters, including a number of the most renowned, innovative and widely used models, is presenting its latest innovations in mechanical engineering and modern helicopter technologies at the second international Engineering… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 28-Jun-12

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Russian Helicopters signs support agreement with Turbomeca

Russian Helicopters signs support agreement with Turbomeca

Russian Helicopters, one of the world’s leading helicopter manufacturers and part of Russian state defence holding Oboronprom, and Turbomeca (Safran Group) announce that they have signed a general agreement on support cooperation of Turbomeca helicopter engines in Russia. Such an agreement plans for Helicopter Service Company, part of Russian Helicopters group, to provide engine support… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 27-Jun-12

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Russian Air Force details Ka226 acquisition program

Russian Air Force details Ka226 acquisition program

Russia’s Defense Ministry spokesman Vladimir Drik said on Monday that the Air Force are acquiring four Ka226s this month, and have longer term plans for up to 30 this decade.  They will be initially delivered to the force’s helicopter training center at Torzhok. He also confirmed that 17 new aircraft were deilvered to Torzhok in… Read more »

Source: HeliHub.com, 18-Jan-12

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New Ka226T variant being developed for 2014 Winter Olympics

New Ka226T variant being developed for 2014 Winter Olympics

New medevac, rescue, and firefighting rotorcraft of Russian make, built by enterprises of the Russian Helicopters holding company, a subsidiary of United Industrial Corporation Oboronprom, may take part in ensuring and enforcing security at the Winter Olympics in Russian seaside resort Sochi in 2014. Such a conclusion was made after the Russian EMERCOM completed research… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 29-Nov-11

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EASA approves Arrius 2G1 engine for Ka226T

EASA approves Arrius 2G1 engine for Ka226T

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified the Arrius 2G1 turboshaft engine made by French company Turbomeca (Safran Group), installed on the Russian light Ka-226T helicopter. Engine certification achieved end-October 2011 allows mass operation of the engine and remains an important milestone in the multi-role Ka-226T helicopter programme. The contract between the Russian rotorcraft… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 17-Nov-11

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MAKS – New models Mi-34C1, Ka-226T, Mi-38, and Mi-26T2 showcased

MAKS – New models Mi-34C1, Ka-226T, Mi-38, and Mi-26T2 showcased

Russian Helicopters, the industry holding and a subsidiary of UIC Oboronprom, has showcased its diverse lineup including the new light Mi-34C1, Ka-226T, Mi-38, and Mi-26T2 at the International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS 2011. Those and other civil rotorcraft of Russian make, including the attack Mi-28NE Night Hunter and the Ka-52 Alligator will be shown… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 21-Aug-11

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Russian Helicopters detail Heli-Expo 2011 presence

Russian Helicopters detail Heli-Expo 2011 presence

Russian Helicopters, a part of UIC Oboronprom, showcased its lineup at HELI-EXPO 2011 (stand 628) in Orlando, FL. The models on are potentially the most suitable and attractive for the North American market – the medium multi-role Mi-8/17, the coaxial Ka-32A11BC, the highly maneuverable light Mi-34C1, and the multi-role special ops (including operations in thin… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 05-Mar-11

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Rosoboronexport details Russian presence at Aero India

Rosoboronexport details Russian presence at Aero India

At Aero India 2011 Rosoboronexport offers its foreign customers a wide range of helicopter systems. In recent years exports of Russian rotary-wing aircraft have been steadily growing. Amongst the most popular export items one finds a family of the Mi-17 military helicopters, being delivered these days also to the Indian Air Force. Proven and effective… Read more »

Source: Rosoboronexport, 09-Feb-11

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Rosoboronexport outlines participation at Aero India

Rosoboronexport outlines participation at Aero India

The 8th International Exhibition on Aerospace, Defence and Civil Aviation Aero India 2011, which is one of the biggest among such events in Asia, is hosted at the Air Force Station Yelahanka in the suburbs of Bangaluru from 9th to 13th February 2011. The Federal State Unitary Enterprise Rosoboronexport, a regular participant in the air… Read more »

Source: Rosoboronexport, 07-Feb-11

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Ansat and Ka226 expect Russian certification before year-end

Ansat and Ka226 expect Russian certification before year-end

Russia will certify two light utility helicopters by the end of 2010, Deputy Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov said on Friday.

Source: RIA Novosti, 13-Nov-10

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Testing of Ka226T insured for over $5½M

Testing of Ka226T insured for over $5½M

nsurance company “Innogarant has provided insurance protection Ka-226T Kamov during trials in India. The total sum insured under the contract amounted to more than 169.8 million rubles – $5.55 Million at today’s rates

Source: AVE, 01-Oct-10

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Ka226T serial production to start in 2012

Ka226T serial production to start in 2012

The Ka-226T has a maximum takeoff weight of 4 tons with a payload of 1.45 tons Maximum altitude – 7,5 thousand meters Maximum speed helicopter is 230 km / h.

Source: AVE, 16-Aug-10

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Russian Helicopters showcases product range at Farnborough 2010

Russian Helicopters showcases product range at Farnborough 2010

At the Farnborough International Airshow that took off today near London (Great Britain) Russian Helicopters rotorcraft-manufacturing holding presents its newest projects within the UIC Oboronprom display. Farnborough Airshow is considered one of the world’s largest and traditionally attracts key international aviation industry manufacturers showcasing their up-to-date achievements. Andrei Shibitov, COO Russian Helicopters, states, “Farnborough trade… Read more »

Source: Russian Helicopters, 19-Jul-10

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Ka-27M, Ka-52 and Ka-226 to be based on Russia’s Mistral carrier

Ka-27M, Ka-52 and Ka-226 to be based on Russia’s Mistral carrier

Russia’s “Mistral” carrier will be equipped with Ka-27M, Ka-52 and Ka-226 helicopters, according to the First Deputy Managing Director of JSC “Kumertau Aviation Production Enterprise, Vyacheslav Kovalev.

Source: AVN, 06-Jul-10

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Ka226 in high-altitude tests ahead of Indian Army bid

Ka226 in high-altitude tests ahead of Indian Army bid

Russia has brought three of its Kamov-226 light multi-purpose helicopters to join trials in high altitude areas of Jammu and Kashmir for the Indian armed forces’ requirement for 197 such choppers. “We have brought the Ka-226 helicopters for the high altitude trials that are going on at present. We are competing in the bids against… Read more »

Source: Press Trust of India, 17-Feb-10

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Arrius-equipped Ka226T among the best in class for safety and emissions

Arrius-equipped Ka226T among the best in class for safety and emissions

Kumertau Aviation Production Enterprise (KumAPE) has completed tests of a Ka-226T fitted with Turbomeca engines. The model uses French Arrius 2G turboshafts and a Russian VR-226N gearbox.

Source: http://www.rus-helicopters.ru/en/news/news_company/index.php?ELEMENT_ID=1758, 08-Dec-09

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Turbomeca signed contracts To Supply Arrius 2G1 Engine For Kamov 226T

Source: Turbomeca, 22-Feb-09

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