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Only 10 days are left before the opening of the HeliRussia 2019 exhibition

The 12th International Helicopter Industry Exhibition HeliRussia will be held May 16 through 18, 2019 following the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 2403-r dated October 30, 2017. The organizer is the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia and the executor is the Russian Exhibition Systems. The project has been initiated and supported by the Helicopter Industry Association.

The expo continues yearly since 2008 and constantly displays growth of the exhibition space and number of participants. It gathers both leading industry companies and new enterprises. HeliRussia not only gives a chance to show the achievements of Russian industry but also attracts the best companies of the world to the Russian market, thus contributing to the development of international cooperation in helicopter industry across the world. It gives the perfect opportunity to meet industry leaders, company CEOs and discuss cooperation matters.

At HeliRussia you can get acquainted with the latest achievements of leading industrial companies. Regular headliner of the expo is Russian Helicopters, which includes Mil and Kamov design bureaus, 7 production factories, as well as 8 MRO enterprises and other support structures all over Russia. International companies also have an authoritative exposition at the expo. Leonardo Helicopters and Bell have licensed production of their rotorcrafts in Russia and introduces new models to the regional customers. Moreover, Airbus Helicopters Vostok acted as a sponsor of the expo 6 times and Leonardo Helicopters – 2 times.

Amongst regular participants of the expo are Safran Helicopter Engines, Lom Praha, Pall Corporation, PBS Velka Bites and other reputable international aerospace industry companies. In 2018, 19 countries were presented at the expo: Australia, Belarus, Belgium, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Iran, Italy, Israel, Libya, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Republic of Korea, Russia, Spain and USA.

An extensive business programme is traditionally an essential part of the exhibition and serves as a platform for discussing and handling the most burning helicopter industry tasks. Among its the new directions are the conferences on agricultural aviation and on helicopter engine-building. The regular and well-known events for the expo were also announced – these are conferences on Russia’s helicopter market. The 11th International Conference Helicopter Market: Realities and Prospects and the conference Modern Trends in the Development of After-sale Service of Helicopters will be held during the event.

Winners of the industry contests Beauty of Rotary-wing Machines will be awarded at the expo. As always, the contest will be summed on the third day of the expo, May 18th. During all three days of HeliRussia 2019, a selection of 40 best photographs of the competition will be displayed at a designated exhibition. The photo contest demonstrates images by aviation photographers, professionals and amateurs alike. Everyone can take part, regardless of photography experience and equipment. Goal of the contest is to promote interest in helicopter industry, to demonstrate the aviation-themed photos and to support helicopter sports in Russia.

Discussion Financial Instruments for Helicopter Sector, organized by the Helicopter Industry Association, will be for the first time held May 16 within the frames of the business program. The discussion is intended to develop a dialogue between financial and helicopter segments of the industry.

Do not miss the event!

  • 06.05.2019

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