Holding “Helicopters of Russia” will be first shown promising military transport helicopter Mi-171SH-VN during the Moscow International aviation and space salon MAKS-2017. The car was created primarily for special forces.
Photo: Vitaly V. Kuzmin.
The company CEO Andrew Rogozinski said that the technical configuration of the helicopter has been formed, including taking into account the experience of fighting in Syria.
Also in the helicopter embodies the whole complex of design features that improve the fighting qualities of the machine and its survivability. In particular, it will be equipped with engine enhanced altitude and climatic characteristics, reports Lenta.
The helicopter will receive a composite rotor blades with a new profile and X-shaped tail rotor.
The cruising speed of the helicopter increased to 260 kilometers hours, maximum 280. The floor of the cockpit and the cargo compartment is reinforced with a removable Kevlar armor, as well as the side to the window.
Production of new helicopters deployed at the Ulan-Ude aviation plant.