Sukhoi Superjet 100 lands with a failed engine

The Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ 100) plane landed urgently at Sheremetyevo Airport due to engine failure. “According to preliminary data, one of the engines in the liner failed. The landing was normal. There were no casualties, ” the source said. The liner performed a technical flight from the Zhukovsky airport. There were only three pilots […]

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MI-26

The Mi-26 helicopter was designed back in the mid-70s of the last century, and the helicopter made its first flight in 1977. The main goal of creating the largest helicopter in the world was the task assigned to aircraft designers to develop a large transport machine, which is suitable for both civilian purposes and military […]

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MI-28 Havoc

The Mi-28, or the Devastator, as NATO codifies it, is a Russian-made attack helicopter. Designed for warfare against light and medium-class tanks, armored vehicles, and the enemy manpower. History The helicopter was designed on a competitive basis. Mi-28 was created by the workers of the helicopter plant named after M.L. Mile. He was opposed by […]

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MI-34

The Mi-34 helicopter began to be developed as a light training and sports helicopter to replace the Mi-1 and Mi-2 helicopters used for these purposes. It was originally decided to use the existing M-14V-26 piston engine designed by I.M. as a helicopter power plant. Vedeneeva take-off power of 242 kW, used on Ka-26 helicopters, given […]

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MI-35 Crocodile

Mi-35 is a highly qualified modernization of the most famous Soviet combat helicopter Mi-24 or Crocodile. For this period, it is produced directly for the Russian Air Force and export to foreign countries. This aerial vehicle is used to destroy enemy tanks and armored vehicles, and it also assists infantry and landing troops (fire support […]

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MI-35M

Mi-35MS is a communication and control helicopter designed for VIP transportation. It was designed for the Russian military command. This is a modified version of the Mi-35M combat helicopter. The first operating Mi-35MS was spotted in 2013. In 2014, it was reported that three command and control posts — Mi-35MS helicopters — would be built. […]

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MI-38

A Mi-38 helicopter is a multi-purpose machine that can be widely used in all sectors of the economy and for transportation of both goods and passengers. This aircraft is often used to transport VIPs. With its help it is possible to carry out rescue and search operations, it can also be used for flights over […]

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MI-171 (Mi-8AMT)

Soviet designers developed a helicopter for civil and transport transportation, which was called the Mi-171. There was also a modification developed for the Russian Air Force. The military version of the Mi-171 was very widely used on various combat missions. About the Mi-171 helicopter, we can say that this is a modification of the Mi-8AM […]

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Helicopter Berkut-VL

Helicopter “Berkut-VL” – a double seat light Russian helicopter with a coaxial manufacturing scheme of the company LLC KB “Berkut”, Togliatti. The Bercut-VL helicopter was first presented at the HeliRussia helicopter industry exhibition on May 19-21, 2011. Officially, the premiere of the helicopter was held at the MAKS2011 International Space Aviation Salon (August 16-21, 2001). […]

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