Ka-52 – Machine is Heavy, but Easy to Navigate
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin visited the flight test facility “Chkalovsky” of the holding “Russian Helicopters”. There he flew on a combat reconnaissance and attack helicopter Ka-52 “Alligator” to personally assess its performance characteristics. On a trip Dmitry Rogozin was accompanied by the CEO of the holding “Russian Helicopters” Alexander Mikheyev.
Dmitry Rogozin said that “Alligator” is the heavy machine, but easy to navigate. “I graduated from high school for helicopter pilots and today flew at the supernova machine – combat helicopter Ka-52 “Alligator”. Amazing Machine,” Dmitry Rogozin shared his impressions after the flight.
Dmitry Rogozin examined the helicopters and other developments by design bureau “Kamov”, particularly Ka-226, learned about the naval modification of “Alligator” – Ka-52K. This helicopter will equip a number of Navy ships and some coastal fleet bases.