JSC "Kazan Helicopter Plant"
Helicopters Joint Stock Company is well known worldwide as the
manufacturer of the Mil Mi-8/17 family of helicopters and listed among
100 defence companies in the world. Kazan
Helicopters hold leading positions
the largest helicopter manufacturing enterprises of the Russian
90% of its products are exported to more than 70 countries worldwide.
The product line "Kazan Helicopters" Plant mainly consists of transport,
military and passenger crafts as MI-8, MI-14,
MI-172, MI-18; light helicopters ANSAT and AKTAI along with aircraft
Republic of Tatarstan is well known in Russia and internationally as one
of the most economically developed regions of the Russian Federation,
which has a developed manufacturing industry and favourable investment
climate. Our republic is leading in Russia in production of a number of
key industrial goods. Tatarstan produces nearly 9% of Russian crude oil,
64% of styrene, over 95% of gas turbines, 50% of centrifugal electric
pumps for crude oil extraction, some 40% of ethylene and polyethylene,
30% of synthetic rubber and automotive tyres, about 50% of diesel
trucks, pipes and thermoplastic parts of pipelines.
The Gross Regional Product of Tatarstan has grown by
per cent and made up 17 billion USD
According to statistics Mil occupies 17 percent of today's worldwide
turbine helicopter market. Kazan Helicopters has experience in aircraft
construction since the 1940s, and in the international market since
1956. High reliability, ruggedness, safety, and ease of maintenance are
the characteristics of the aircraft produced by Kazan Helicopters, which
has delivered over 10,000 units of Mi-8/17 helicopters worldwide.
Production of the Mi-17 family helicopters is supported by over fifty
million flight hours. Kazan Helicopters is the sole official approved
producer of the military version of Mi-17 helicopter, as well as being
approved to overhaul all Mi-8/ 17 helicopter types. The Aviation
Register of the Russian Federation has approved Kazan Helicopters as a
design centre for civil helicopters. The Civil Aviation Agency of the
Russian Federation has granted certificate. for training and advanced
training of ground and flight personnel at Kazan Helicopters training
company has experience in delivery of helicopters for the need of
certain Turkish institutions, furthermore, it ready to supple quality
machines on competitive base.