Indians Order 12 Mil Mi-17V5s

Rosoboronexport reported a new Indian order for 12 Mil Mi-17V5 helicopters at the Aero India show this week amid hopes that some 200 of them could eventually be sold to India. To date, Russian Helicopters has delivered 36 of the 80 machines that were ordered in 2008 in a deal worth more than $1.3 billion. ...

Russian sees increased demand for helicopters

Russian arms exports have witnessed a steady growth over the last decade, with India being one the main markets especially in the in the field of aviation. “This past year, Rosoboronexport signed contracts with India worth over $3.5 billion,” said Viktor Komardin, before leaving Moscow to head the company’s delegation at the opening of the ...