9-Jul-2012 Source: Russian Helicopters
The Russian helicopter holding “Russian Helicopters”, a subsidiary of JSC “UIC” Oboronprom “, one of the world’s leading developers and manufacturers of helicopters, including some of the most iconic, innovative and well-operated models, will participate in the Farnborough International Air Show 2012, from 9 to July 15, 2012. Exposition of Russian-made helicopters can be seen in Hall 1 at the stands UIC “Oboronprom” E10, E14.
“Helicopters of Russia” will show at Farnborough new civilian model, including the newest medium multi-purpose helicopter Ka-62, which Russia is the first time the international aviation market, the latest version of one of the world’s most popular helicopters Mi-8/17 – upgraded Mi-171A2 and light multipurpose helicopter “Ansat.” “Helicopters of Russia” will tell the participants of the exhibition on the development of a global system of after-sales service Russian-made helicopters in the sales of the full life cycle of the helicopter.
The Director-General of the holding “Russian Helicopters” Dmitry Petrov, said: “We are pleased to participate in the Farnborough International Show 2012. This is one of the world’s major aerospace exhibitions, and we are pleased to demonstrate at this event its latest achievements. This year we brought in Farnborough decent number of models that combine the best traditions and the qualities that our customers expect to see. They are a good example of our innovation and capabilities to remain competitive in the global marketplace. ”
The first air show held at Farnborough in 1948 and held every two years. At the Airshow at Farnborough in 2010 was attended by over 1400 companies, 70 official delegations from 44 countries, 152 units of aircraft on static display and demonstration flights. The amount of the contracts amounted to U.S. $ 47 billion is expected that at Farnborough 2012 will bring together around 1500 exhibitors from more than 40 countries.
JSC “Russian Helicopters” – a subsidiary of JSC “UIC” Oboronprom “, included in the” Rostekhnologii “, one of the world’s leading helicopter industry, the only developer and manufacturer of helicopters in Russia. The head office of JSC “Russian Helicopters” is located in Moscow. The holding company “Russian Helicopters” has five helicopter plants, two design offices, manufacturers and service components and service company that provides after-sales support in Russia and abroad. Helicopters acquired by Russian ministries and agencies (Ministry of Defence of Russia, the Russian Interior Ministry, Emergency Situations Ministry of Russia), airlines (“Gazprom Avia”, “UTair”), large Russian companies. Over 8,000 helicopters of the Soviet / Russian production operated in 110 countries. Traditionally, the highest demand for Russian helicopters – in the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Russia and CIS countries. Holding “Russian Helicopters” was founded in 2007. In 2011, the income of “Helicopters of Russia” under IFRS grew by 27.8% to $ 103.9 billion, shipments reached 262 helicopters.
Partners of JSC “Russian Helicopters” LLC “taxi-service” (interior completions and maintenance of aircraft); JSC “Transas” (software, navigation systems, aviation simulators); Company CSTS “Dynamics” (develops, manufactures and after-sales service flight simulators), CJSC “BETA AIR” (testing equipment and aviation electronics), OAO “Ural Works of Civil Aviation” (repair engines and components, as well as main gearboxes of helicopters).
JSC “UIC” Oboronprom “- diversified engineering group, founded in 2002. Included in the Company “Russian Technologies”. The main activities include helicopter (JSC “Russian Helicopters”) and engine (MC “United Engine Corporation”).