09 September 2011, Friday, 11:14

The Prime-Minister of the Government of Bashkortostan Azamat Ilimbetov has paid a visit to the aviation enterprise in Kumertau

author: news agency "Bashinform"

The Prime-Minister of the Government RB Azamat Ilimbetov has paid a work visit to the town of Kumertau. The local open-pit coal mine, where the Prime-Minister learned the prospects of its development, became the first point.

After that the Prime-Minister visited the company “The development office “Rotor”, where the technical parameters of two-seat super-light helicopter P-30 “Rotorfly” were demonstrated to him. The designers say that rather accessible price, convenience in exploitation and low fuel consumption (just about 15 liters/hour) make this helicopter the most available and popular for training. In opinion of the experts such helicopter can become economically profitable, when patrolling the objects of the fuel-energy complex and at the agricultural works. The pilotless version of the helicopter is designed now. Special robot pilot will be installed on the piloted variant too.

At the JSC “KUMERTAUSSKOE aviation-production enterprise” Azamat Ilimbetov inspected the workshops and made a test flight on the helicopter “KA-27PS”. In the course of the visit the Prime-Minister mentioned that the Republic had all chances for successful development of aviation industry and that the project “Rotorfly” would be definitely supported and financed.

Same day the Prime-Minister of the Bashkir Government paid a visit to one more aviation enterprise – the company “Condor”, located in the village NIZHEGORODKA near Ufa, busy with assembly, sales and after-sale service of two-seat all-metal aircrafts “Vimana” and “Savana”. The details are imported from Italy. The enterprise provides the full cycle of assembly, engine installation and fly-out. Besides, the company intends to start production of the four-seat aircraft “Bingo” in the nearest future, the press-service of the Government of Bashkortostan reports.