Russia Approves UAE Investment In VRT500 Helo Program

VRT500 is Russian Helicopters' first clean sheet design for a light helicopter.
Credit: Italdesign
Russian Helicopters is on its way to securing the first foreign investment in its VTR500 light single rotorcraft program run through its VR-Technologies subsidiary. The Russian government disclosed Feb. 19 that it had approved a joint venture between the Russian manufacturer and the United Arab...
Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

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