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India to Buy 71 More Russian Helicopters

India to Buy 71 More Russian Helicopters

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is planning to procure 71 more Mi-17 V5 helicopters, including 12 for the Ministry of Home Affairs, the Business Standard daily reported on Monday. These would be in addition to the 80 already ordered from […]


Foreign Military Hardware Should Give Russia Technology

Foreign Military Hardware Should Give Russia Technology

Purchases of military hardware abroad should not replace Russia’s own armament production, Prime Minister and presidential candidate Vladimir Putin wrote in a new article, published in the Rossiiskaya Gazeta government daily. “Studying the experience and tendencies of other countries does […]


Russia to increase number of fighters in test flights

Russia to increase number of fighters in test flights

The number of Russia’s Sukhoi T-50 5th generation fighters involved in test flights will be increased from three to 14 by 2015, Russian Air Force commander Col. Gen. Alexander Zelin told RIA Novosti Monday. “There are three fighters already in […]


Russia, Vietnam to Jointly Manufacture Anti-Ship Missiles

Russia, Vietnam to Jointly Manufacture Anti-Ship Missiles

Russia and Vietnam are planning to start in 2012 joint production of a modified anti-ship missile, head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation Mikhail Dmitriyev said on Wednesday. “We are planning to build facilities in Vietnam for the production […]


The Military Helicopter Market 2012-2022

The Military Helicopter Market 2012-2022

Military helicopters play a vital role for armed forces throughout the world, aiding ground and naval troops within varying combat and humanitarian scenarios. The extensive range of helicopters produced worldwide reflects their diverse use within military operations, and as such, […]


The Military Aircraft Avionics Market 2012-2022

The Military Aircraft Avionics Market 2012-2022

Avionics systems are central to the competitiveness and utility of aircraft acting throughout the world. Used within numerous combat situations and for efforts such as search and rescue, surveillance, reconnaissance and humanitarian relief; avionics systems form a central component of […]


Russian nuclear sub was armed during fire: report

Russian nuclear sub was armed during fire: report

A massive Russian navy submarine was armed with long-range nuclear missiles when it caught fire while undergoing repairs at a northern dock late last year, a respected weekly reported on Monday. In a cover article entitled “Russia Narrowly Avoided a […]


Russia Grounds Su-24 Bomber Fleet after Urals Crash

Russia Grounds Su-24 Bomber Fleet after Urals Crash

Russia has postponed indefinitely all flights of Su-24 Fencer tactical bombers after one of them crashed in Russia’s Urals, a source in the Defense Ministry said on Tuesday. The Su-24 combat aircraft crashed in the woods of the Kurgan region […]


Russian Helicopters Display Mi-171A2 in the USA

Russian Helicopters Display Mi-171A2 in the USA

Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Russian industry giant Oboronprom, presented its Mi-171A2 model at HeliExpo 2012 in Dallas, TX. The helicopter was displayed at booth number 3422. This is a heavily modernised and revamped version of the Mi-8/17, the Russian […]


 
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