Russia delivers 151 MI-17 V-5 Helicopters to India
The final consignment was delivered on Friday by Russia’s state arm trader Rosoboron export.
MI-17 V-5 helicopter is an upgraded model of MI-8 airframe to meet India’s climate and terrain conditions.
It can be used for carrying troops, arms, and search and rescue missions and for patrolling purpose.
India and Russia are also working on a joint project to produce Ka-226T helicopters.