GCC investors buy stake in Russian Helicopters

A consortium set up between the  Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and a group of GCC…

India and Russia close to reviving two-year Kamov helicopter JV deal

New Delhi and Moscow  are finally getting close to signing off on the $1bn joint venture…

Rostec set to sell off 25% stake in Russian Helicopters to UAE fund

Russian state technologies corporation Rostec is expecting to rubber-stamp  the sale of a 25% stake in…

Airbus eyes up Russian Helicopters

The Russian government may sell a controlling stake in  Russian Helicopters  to Airbus as part of its…

Trade Minister floats possibility of Russian Helicopters privatisation

Russian Helicopters privatisation: The Russian government may sell its stake in Russian Helicopters this year and possibly…

Moscow looks at part privatisation of Russian Helicopters by year end

Russian Helicopters could be partly privatised this year, with a 25% stake being sold  to a strategic…

India ready to place $1.1bn order for Russian Mi-17 helicopters

The Indian airforce is  planning to place an order worth $1.1bn  for another 48 new Russian-made Mi-17 helicopters,…

India to build 197 Kamov helicopters

India’s Defence Ministry  has approved the purchase of 197 Kamov helicopters  as part of its fleet renewal…

Russian Helicopters to press on with Ka-52 helicopter despite French Mistral dispute

Russian Helicopters  is to carry on with its customisation of the Ka-52 helicopter, despite France’s refusal to deliver the two…

Slovakia replaces Mi-17 helicopters with American Black Hawks

Slovakia has agreed to buy nine US Black Hawk helicopters to replace its outdated Russian Mi-17 fleet, further…

Mi-8 Terminator helicopters to be modified for use in Arctic

Mi-8 Terminator helicopters: Russia’s Ministry of Defence wants to order up to 100 specially modified  Mi-8 Terminator helicopters…

Russia and Nigeria sign helicopter deal

Russia and Nigeria sign helicopter deal: Russia has signed an  agreement with Nigeria to deliver an unspecified number…

Kazakh emergency services to buy Russian Helicopters

Kazakh emergency services: The Russian Helicopters company is to supply the Kazakh emergency services with a number of Mi-8AMT,…

$28bn boost for Russian aviation industry

The Russian aviation industry is to get a $28bn boost to transform it into one of…

RUB7.5bn Russian Helicopters cash injection

Russian Helicopters cash injection: Russian Helicopters is to be given an RUB7.5bn injection of funds for…

France to honour Mistra helicopter contract

Mistra helicopter contract: Despite events in Ukraine, France has decided to honour its defence  obligations to…

Kazan Helicopter 2014 revenues set for 18% increase

Kazan Helicopter 2014 revenues: Kazan Helicopter Plant is confident that revenues will increase by 18% year…

Bangladesh buys Russian combat helicopters

Bangladesh buys Russian combat helicopters: Russia has agreed terms for the delivery of five Mil Mi-171…

Decision time for Russian Helicopters

Russian Helicopters will decide if its next commercial product will be a high-speed or conventional rotorcraft,…

New tender for PSV-1 helicopter project

Russia’s trade and industry ministry has announced a $119m tender for development work on the advanced…