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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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  • ANALYSIS: Ukraine's and Russia's aerospace industries will be hit hard by deteriorating relations

    News | 23 Sep 2014 09:16

    Ever since Russia-backed forces began to take control of the Crimean peninsula at the end of February, a steady of escalation of sanctions by Ukraine against Russia has had increasingly negative effects on the aerospace sectors of both countries. Since the collapse of the former Soviet Union in 1991, the two countries' industries had enjoyed an at-times contentious but largely productive collaborative relationship. The most recent round of embargoes placed on Russia by Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko, however, will cut the links and cause collateral damage on both sides.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Ukraines-and-Russias-aerospace-industries-will-be-hit-hard-by-deteriorating-relations-403480/
  • 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/