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Army 2018: Russian Helicopters unveils Mi-26T2V

24 August 2018
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Russian Helicopters unveiled the Mi-26T2V heavy military transport helicopter intended for the Russian military at the Army 2018 defence show being held in Kubinka near Moscow on 21–26 August.

Russian Helicopters unveiled the Mi-26T2V heavy military transport helicopter at Army 2018. (Nikolai Novichkov)Russian Helicopters unveiled the Mi-26T2V heavy military transport helicopter at Army 2018. (Nikolai Novichkov)

A Russian aerospace industry source told Jane’s , “The helicopter has received the NPK-902V avionics suite, which considerably enhances the aircraft’s controllability and allows routes to be flown in automatic mode.”

The Mi-26T2V’s night vision-friendly cockpit is fitted with multifunctional displays, while crew protection has been increased with anti-blast seats.

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