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  • Mozambique receives upgraded MiG-21s


    ​Romania’s Aerostar is close to completing a programme which will equip the Mozambique air force with eight refurbished Mikoyan MiG-21s.


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  • India ratchets up the pressure over stalled AW101 helicopter deal


    India's ministry of defence has stepped up the pressure on embattled AgustaWestland with the issuance of a final show...


  • Doomed Polar Mil Mi-8 impacted high terrain, says investigation


    Russian investigators probing the 2 July crash of a Mil Mi-8 helicopter in which 24 people were killed have recovered...


  • UN mandates terrain-awareness avionics on helicopters


    United Nations representatives are mandating the carriage of terrain-awareness and ground-proximity warning systems on...


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  • Mozambique receives upgraded MiG-21s

    News | 07 Jul 2014 13:52 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Romania’s Aerostar is close to completing a programme which will equip the Mozambique air force with eight refurbished Mikoyan MiG-21s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mozambique-receives-upgraded-MiG-21s-401127/
  • Ukraine reacts to shot-down Il-76

    News | 16 Jun 2014 14:22 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Forty-nine Ukrainian military personnel were killed when an air force-operated Ilyushin Il-76MD transport was shot down by pro-Russian militants in the conflict-affected nation on 14 June.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ukraine-reacts-to-shot-down-Il-76-400443/
  • IN FOCUS: Mil, Kamov cruising nicely

    News | 31 Mar 2014 08:10 | Dan Thisdell

    ​For Russian Helicopters, the parent company behind the Mil and Kamov brands, 2013 marked another year of steady-as-she-goes progress.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Mil-Kamov-cruising-nicely-397578/
  • Kazan's 3,500th export Mi-8/17 bound for India

    News | 13 Mar 2014 13:01 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Kazan Helicopters has built its 3,500th export-version Mil Mi-8/17, one of 151 Mi-17V-5s ordered by India’s armed forces since 2008. According to Kazan parent company Russian Helicopters, more than 250 Soviet- and Russian-built Mil helicopters are operating in India. The first Mi-4s were delivered in January 1961, followed by Mi-26s, Mi-24/35s and Mi-8/17s. The Indian Mi-17V-5s are powered by Klimov VK-2500 turboshafts, a high power derivative of the Klimov ТV7-117VMA engine suitable for hot and high conditions, and feature a KNEI-8 avionics suite and a new PKV-8 autopilot.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Kazans-3500th-export-Mi-817-bound-for-India-396974/
  • India ratchets up the pressure over stalled AW101 helicopter deal

    News | 28 Oct 2013 13:24

    India's ministry of defence has stepped up the pressure on embattled AgustaWestland with the issuance of a final show cause notice, which could lead to the cancellation of the contract for 12 AW101s that has proved so troublesome for the helicopter manufacturer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/India-ratchets-up-the-pressure-over-stalled-AW101-helicopter-deal-392208/
  • Indian government auditor slams AW101 acquisition

    News | 04 Sep 2013 08:24

    India's comptroller and auditor general (CAG) has issued a report that is sharply critical of the acquisition of 12 VVIP AgustaWestland AW101 helicopters...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Indian-government-auditor-slams-AW101-acquisition-390157/