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"Helicopters of Russia" trained Sudanese experts to operate Mi-17B-5 - RIA Novosti, 12.10.2018

Helicopter Mi-17B-5
MOSCOW, 12 Oct — RIA Novosti. The Helicopters of Russia holding (enters into Rostec) finished training of Sudanese experts on the helicopter Mi-17B-5, reported in the press service of holding.© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontov to Pass into an image bank Putin and the head of Sudan discussed military and technical cooperation "the Kazan Helicopter Plant (KHP) of Helicopters of Russia holding finished the program of training of experts from Sudan under the existing contract. The program included theoretical and training preparation on the helicopter Mi-17B-5" — reported in the press service. It is noted that pilots, flight engineers, specialists in the aviation and radio-electronic equipment were trained. "The program lasted about a month and included a theoretical and practical training, including on the complex exercise machine of the helicopter with working off of exercises regarding extreme cases in flight and imitation of engine failures. The customer's experts successfully passed examinations then the act of completion of training was signed" — told in holding. As the managing director of KVZ Yury Pustovgarov, in fleet of Sudan – more than 20 Mi-17 helicopters of the different modifications put from 2004 to 2015 told. According to him, these helicopters enjoy wide popularity as reliability and simplicity of operation and also a ratio of the price and quality do them attractive to operators.



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