25-Aug-2020 Source: Russian Helicopters
The Russian Helicopters holding (part of the Rostec state corporation) has begun mass production of the updated Mi-35P combat helicopters at the Rostvertol enterprise. The first model of the helicopter completed the program of typical flight tests, confirming the declared flight performance and the correctness of the implemented design changes.
Army-2020 Russian Helicopters Holding (part of Rostec State Corporation) is one of the world leaders in the helicopter industry, the only helicopter developer and manufacturer in Russia. The holding was founded in 2007. The head office is located in Moscow. The holding includes five helicopter plants, two design bureaus, as well as enterprises for the production and maintenance of components, aircraft repair plants and a service company that provides after-sales support in Russia and abroad. The buyers of the holding’s products are the Russian Ministry of Defense, the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Russian Emergencies Ministry, other government customers, Gazprom avia and UTair airlines, large Russian and foreign companies. State Corporation Rostec is one of the largest industrial companies in Russia. It unites over 800 scientific and industrial organizations in 60 regions of the country.
Key areas of activity are aircraft construction, radio electronics, medical technologies, innovative materials, etc. The corporation’s portfolio includes such well-known brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, UAC, Russian Helicopters, UEC, Uralvagonzavod, Shvabe, Concern Kalashnikov and others. Rostec actively participates in the implementation of all 12 national projects. The company is a key supplier of Smart City technologies, is engaged in the digitalization of government, industry, social industries, and is developing plans for the development of 5G wireless communication technologies, the industrial Internet of things, big data and blockchain systems. Rostec is a partner of the world’s leading manufacturers such as Boeing, Airbus, Daimler, Pirelli, Renault, etc. The corporation’s products are supplied to more than 100 countries worldwide. Almost a third of the company’s revenue comes from the export of high-tech products.