Holding “Helicopters of Russia” supplied the Ministry of Defense of Russia the next batch of new military transport helicopters Mi-8MTV-5-1, built at the Kazan Helicopter Plant. It is reported by the press service of the Holding.
“Kazan Helicopters holding company “Russian Helicopters” responsibly and on time performs the state defense order for supplying new equipment, the Ministry of Defense of Russia”, General Director of the Kazan helicopter plant Vadim Ligay said.
He noted that the new Mi-8MTV-5-1 have passed all necessary tests and have been accepted by the customer. Mi-8 MTV-5-1 are designed to transport cargo and equipment weighing up to 4 tons, can be equipped with rocket-cannon armament.