Russian Helicopters, a Rostec holding company, has manufactured the first batch of Mi-28UB combat training helicopters, which will be delivered to the Russian Ministry of Defenсe (MoD) in November, the holding company has announced. “The aircraft have passed all necessary factory tests. The first helicopters are scheduled for delivery to the defenсe ministry in November 2017,” the company said.
“We continue to work on improvements to the Mi-28 helicopter based on lessons learned in Syria. The arrival of the training version gives almost unlimited possibilities to improve the training system for Mi-28N pilots,” said Andrey Boginsky, CEO of Russian Helicopters.