Moscow, Sep 11: Russian Helicopters company will display its newest addition to the famed Mi-8/17 family of military transport helicopters at the ILA Berlin Air Show in Germany Sep 11-16."The Mi-171A2 is the long-awaited latest
India TV News Desk [Updated:11 Sep 2012, 10:16 PM IST]
The Mi-171A2 will be certified in Russia and abroad after a series of ground and flight tests by the end of 2012. The helicopter is expected to go in production by the end of 2014.
The company is hoping that the Mi-171A2 will help Russia retain its global leadership (over 12,000 Mi-8/17 helicopters have been produced) in the medium helicopter class.