MOSCOW, March 14. /ITAR-TASS/. A backlog of Russian Helicopters’ orders exceeded 808 advanced machines worth 401.2 billion rubles at the end of 2013, the manufacturer’s press service told Itar-Tass on Friday.
Last year the holding supplied 275 helicopters, down by 15 machines or 5.2% compared to 2012.
“In 2013 the company exported nine types of helicopters to customers from ten countries,” the press service said.
“Russian Helicopters’ profits reached 9.5 billion rubles in 2013, up by 1.3% year-on-year,” the press service said, adding that the company’s consolidated proceeds totalled 138.3 billion rubles, demonstrating a 10% growth.
At the same time, helicopter sales revenue reached 115.8 billion rubles and revenues from after-sales service and maintenance - 15.4 billion rubles.
Russian Helicopters is a subsidiary of the aerospace holding Oboronprom, a member of Russian state-run corporation Rostech. It is one of the world’s leading helicopter makers and Russia’s only helicopter design and production holding.