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Rotorcraft

Russian Helicopters Unveils Upgraded "Havoc" and "Halo"

New versions of the Mi-26 heavylift helicopter and the heavily armed Mi-28 attack helicopter have appeared for the first time in Russia.
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Su-57 and MiG-35 Land Russian Orders During Army 2018

At the major Russian arms gathering the defense ministry announced the first orders for production examples of the Su-57 and MiG-35
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Aircraft

Upgraded 'Backfire' Rolled Out at Kazan

Tupolev has engineered a major modernization of the Tu-22M3 strategic bomber, the first trials example of which has been unviled at the KAPO works
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Aircraft

Kuznetsov Undergoes MiG-29K Refit

Russia's only carrier is back in the yard for a major refit that will align its capabilities with that of its primary fighter, the MiG-29K
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Rotorcraft

Russian Helicopters Looks To Grow Civil Sales

With the Russian defense industry shut out of Farnborough 2018, the helicopter company wants to highlight its latest upgrades on the civil side.
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Aircraft

Re-imposed U.S. Sanctions on Iran Gives Superjet a Chance

Sukhoi is pushing ahead with de-westernized version and SSJ75, and could get a substantial Iranian order as western firms are forces to retreat.
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MC-21 Flight Tests Continues On Two Prototypes

If everything goes to plan, there could be an MC-21-300 at the Farnborough Airshow in 2020.
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New Air-ground Rocket For Russian Attack Aircraft

The S-8OFP is replacing the S-8 predecessor, but is still unguided.
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Kremlin Boosts Effort toward ‘Indigenization’ of SSJ100

Funding injection part of 20-year program to reduce exposure to U.S. sanctions
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Aircraft

Russia Places Initial Production Order for Stealth Fighter

With new engines to come later, only 12 have been ordered for one squadron.
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Aircraft

Russian Helicopters Reveals New Mi-17 and Mi-26 Versions

They have advanced military provisions, but this means that Ukraine will not supply the powerplants.
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Russian S-400 SAM System Causes Middle East Upsets

Amidst U.S. dismay, Saudi Arabia wants to buy, but prevent Qatar from doing same.
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Rotorcraft

HeliRussia Show Marks Decline in Military Sales Abroad

Government and industry officials hope that commercial exports of rotorcraft can compensate, especially to China and Iran.
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Rotorcraft

First Mi-171A2 Ready for Service with UTair Delivery

UTair signed a contract for two of the helicopters and has a further agreement on joint marketing and support.
Rotorcraft

VRT500 Mockup Makes HeliRussia Debut

The helicopter will become Russian Helicopters' lightest in the linueup.
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Aircraft

New Russian Naval Helicopter Project Makes Progress

But significant details of the Minoga design have not yet been revealed.
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Aircraft

Russia Unveils New Missile-armed UCAVs

One an aircraft, and one a helicopter, they appeared on transporters in the Moscow military parade.
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Aircraft

Navalized Ka-226T Could Boost Indo-Russian Deal

Russian Helicopters is pitching the multipurpose machine for the Indian Navy’s utility helicopter requirement.
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Aircraft

Turkey’s Use of UCAVs Over Syria Detailed

The indigenous Bayraktar series played a key part in the country’s recent campaign against Kurdish forces.
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Eurasia Airshow 2018 Fuels Turkey’s Desire To Boost Local Industry

The Turkish government requested the event to develop the nation's aerospace industry.
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S7 Group Agrees To Launch SSJ75 with LOI for up to 100 Jets

Latest planned Superjet variant to fly in 2021
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Iran Aseman and Iran Airtour Sign for Superjets at Eurasia Show

Sukhoi collects first commitments from Iranian airlines for version of SSJ100 with increased Russian content

India Displays Big Missiles at Defense Show

Full-scale mockups of the indigenous Nirbhay and the new version of the Indo-Russian Brahmos were shown.
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Aircraft

Indian Defense Show Highlights Domestic Ambition

The DefExpo event was a showcase for the country’s “Make In India” policy.
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Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Syrian Experience Urges Russia To Introduce UCAVs

Having treated armed UAVs with caution for many years, Russia appears to have embraced the concept following operational experience in Syria
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Accidents

Saratov Airlines Forced To Ground An-148s

Russian aviation authority Rostransnadzor cites safety concerns stemming from investigation into the airline's February 11 crash.
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Rotorcraft

Russian Defense Ministry To Take Mi-38T This Year

After a stop-start development, Mil's successor to the legendary Mi-8 series has entered production for the Russian armed forces.
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Russia’s Next-generation S-500 SAM Enters Production

The latest Russian SAM system can protect large areas against attacks by aircraft and missiles.
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Putin Unveils Kinzhal Hypersonic Missile

Among a number of defense-related revelations made by Russia's President is a Mach 10 attack missile that Putin claims is already in service
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Aircraft

Russia Deploys Su-57s to Syria

Four development aircraft have been sent to the warzone for evaluation under combat conditions
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