|Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, delivered its Mi-17V-5 multirole helicopter to the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government of the Republic of Kenya. The rotorcraft was produced by Kazan Helicopters|
Friday, March 31, 2017
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
|Aerial display of 'Russian Knights' performing at LIMA 2017|
March 22, 2017 The press conference of “Russian Knights” aerobatic team took place at the "LIMA'17" international exhibition (Malaysia, Langkawi). The participants were pilots of the "Russian Knights" team, Commander of the Air Force - Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Aerospace Forces of Russia LtGen Andrey Yudin, President of the Irkut Corporation Oleg Demchenko.
Daily demonstration flights of Russian pilots evoke rave reviews of the exhibition visitors and the press.
March 22, 2017. At the "LIMA'17" international exhibition (Malaysia, Langkawi), for the first time abroad the "Russian Knights" aerobatics group presented its flight program on the new Su-30SM supermanoeuverable aircraft manufactured by the Irkut Corporation.The performance of the Russian pilots evoked rave reviews of the exhibition visitors and the press.
A joint press conference took place on March 22. The participants were pilots of the "Russian Knights" group, commander of the Air Force - deputy commander-in-chief of the Aerospace Forces of Russia LtGen Andrey Yudin, president of the Irkut Corporation Oleg Demchenko and the first vice-president of UAC Alexander Tulyakov.
The "Russian Knights" pilots highly appreciated the Su-30SM aircraft, which they received at the end of 2016. Col Andrei Alekseev, the group leader, said: "Malaysia was one of the first countries where our group performed after it was created in 1991. And it is here that for the first time outside Russia we present our new flight program. Supermanoeuverable Su-30SM aircraft enabled to make aerobatics more complicated and spectacular".
LtGen Andrey Yudin noted that the Su-30SM aircraft have been delivered to the Russian Armed Forces since 2012. "Pilots like new aircraft and they are successfully operated in combat units", - said Andrei Yudin.
"Su-30SM aircraft have great development potential", Oleg Demchenko said.
First vice-president of UAC Alexander Tulyakov said that performance of the “Russian Knights" on Su-30SM aircraft perfectly demonstrates the capabilities of aircraft and promotes them to the world market.
The press conference was accompanied by the presentation about the "Russian Knights" aerobatics group and the Su-30SM aircraft.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Top-management of Irkut Corporation and UAC held a meeting with pilots of Su-30SM and Su-30MKM aircraft at the LIMA'17 exhibition
|Pilots of the 'Russian Knights' aerobatics group and the 11th squadron of the Royal Air Force of Malaysia pose together on the first day of Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace exhibition (LIMA) 2017.|
President of Irkut Corporation Oleg Demchenko marked the high skills of pilots and their ability to use the maximum extent of the fighter’s capabilities.
The meeting resulted with a joint photo shoot against the background of Su-30SM and Su-30MKM aircraft.
Langkawi, 21 Mac – The Maritime Segment of Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace Exhibition 2017 (LIMA ‘17) officially opens today with a Gracing Ceremony and
a demonstration by the elite forces of Malaysia’s security enforcement agencies.
involved major exhibitors such as THALES, MAST, ACS and SAAB, showcasing the latest
technologies in defence product.
for the Prime Minister to activate the launch sequence. The key was located using
technologically-advanced, unmanned equipment that assisted the forces, including from the
Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN), and was handed over to the Chief of Navy, Admiral Tan Sri
Ahmad Kamarulzaman Haji Ahmad Badaruddin who then handed it to the Prime Minister.
Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency, the Royal Malaysian Police and the Marine
Department of Malaysia with the setting being a hostage rescue mission at sea.
Tun Hussein, ministry representatives as well as exhibitors and delegates.
the Italian Air Force’s ATR 72MP has flown overseas to attend the Langkawi International Maritime
And Aerospace Exhibition in Malaysia, from March 21 to 25.
During the show, the aircraft and its crew will be available to delegations and guests for hosted
visits and briefings.
due the aircraft's low cost of operation, ease of maintenance and exceptional versatility in a
number of maritime roles.
can perform roles including maritime patrol, search and identification of surface vessels,
Command, Control and Communication, ISR, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, SAR
(Search and Rescue) missions, the prevention of narcotics trafficking, piracy, smuggling, territorial
water security and monitoring and intervention in the event of environmental catastrophes.
fusion techniques to present a single tactical picture to the operator that integrates information from
all of the aircraft's on-board sensors. One key sensor on the ATR 72MP is Leonardo's Seaspray
AESA (Active Electronically Scanned Array) surveillance radar. Seaspray provides a powerful surveillance capability with a range of modes, all in a highly reliable package.
Communications, Computers, and Intelligence) aircraft, available at a very affordable price.
Monday, March 20, 2017
Irkut Corporation (a UAC member) will take part in the "LIMA'17" exhibition which takes place on the Langkawi island, Malaysia, from March 21 to 25, 2017.
Fighters manufactured by Irkut Corporation will fly in the sky of the exhibition. The “Russian Knights” aerobatics team will present their new flight program on the Su-30SM aircraft for the first time abroad. Pilots of the Royal Air Force of Malaysia will perform demonstration flights on Su-30MKM fighters.
The aircraft models of the entire Irkut product line will be presented at the UAC stand: the Su-30SME fighter, the Yak-130 and Yak-152 training aircraft, and the new MC-21 commercial liner.