Russian Federation

Russian Нelicopters JSC
Entrance 9, 12, Krasnopresnenskaya emb.
Moscow 121357

Russian Нelicopters JSC


Russian Helicopters is a leading player in the global helicopter industry, the sole Russian rotorcraft designer and manufacturer and one of the few companies worldwide with the capability to design, manufacture, service and test modern civilian and military helicopters. Russian Helicopters is part of State Corporation Rostec.


Russian Helicopters’ facilities span the entire country. The Company includes design bureaus, helicopter assembly plants, components production, maintenance and repair enterprises, aircraft repair plants, and helicopter service companies providing after-sales support in Russia and abroad. Russian Helicopters is headquartered in Moscow. It was established in 2007, but its key enterprises date back more than 70 years.


Russian Helicopters is the global leader in some of the world’s most promising and high-growth market segments, including:

  • medium/heavy and ultra-heavy rotorcraft segments;
  • the attack helicopters segment.


The company owns some of the world’s leading technologies and production facilities, and produce some of the most sought-after and record-breaking helicopters in the world such as:

Mi-8/17 — the most widely operated helicopter in history, produced in various different contemporary modifications;

Mi-26(T) — heaviest lifting helicopter capable of transporting up to 20 tons of cargo;

Ка-32A11BC — multirole coaxial helicopter successfully employed in fire-fighting and search and rescue missions.

Russian Helicopters continuing to develop new helicopter models and technologies, which serve to strengthen its position on the global market:

Mi-38 — a medium/heavy transport helicopter meeting the latest standards. The Mi-38 was created to solve transport maintenance problems for industrial and commercial enterprises, as well as to solve problems with accessibility for transport in remote areas with poor infrastructure;

Ka-62 — a medium multi-role helicopter designed using the latest composite materials, technologies and developments. The Ka-62 meets Russian and international standards of airworthiness, as well as international standards and regulations covering offshore operations in terms of reliability, service life and flight safety;

RACHEL – an advanced medium commercial helicopter, designed to become a substitute for the legendary Mi-8/17 in the future. The RACHEL (Russian Advanced Commercial Helicopter) is designed to eliminate deficits in the company’s product line and also to support sales of medium commercial helicopters in the world market in the medium and long term.

Manufacturer of Armaments
Directors and Executives

Alexander Mikheev - Chief Executive Officer

Parent/ Major Shareholders

Russian Helicopters is part of State Corporation Rostec.