The Russian Helicopters holding (part of Rostec) intends to produce about 170 aircraft by the end of 2020. This was announced on Tuesday, September 15, by the CEO of the company Andrey Boginsky during the HeliRussia-2020 exhibition.
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“In general, we have about 170 helicopters will be produced this year. There are about 95 military men, “TASS quotes Boginsky.
The international exhibition of the helicopter industry HeliRussia-2020 opened on September 15 at the Crocus Expo complex in Moscow. The event will run until September 17.
Earlier in August, the first flight of a prototype of the modernized Ka-52M Alligator helicopter took place. As the general director of Russian Helicopters noted, the missile armament of the vehicle was unified with the armament of the Mi-28NM helicopter, due to which it was possible to increase the range of destruction of targets.
Boginsky also noted that as a result of development work on the modernization of the Ka-52, “a new machine was created, characterized by improved performance and expanded combat capabilities.”