Russia to deliver 22 Mi-171 helicopters to Iraq

March 31st, 2009 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS  

Irkutsk (Russia), March 31 (RIA Novosti) Russia is to supply Iraq with 22 Mi-171 Hip transport helicopters, a spokesman for the Helicopters of Russia holding company said Tuesday.
The contract was signed between Airfreight Aviation Ltd. and East Siberia’s Ulan Ude helicopter plant.

The spokesman did not say when the contract was signed or how much it was worth.

The Ulan Ude helicopter plant manufactures Mi-171 transport and Mi-171Sh combatransport helicopters.

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