July 15 at the "Farnborough 2008" signed a basic agreement between the Russian Corporation "Oboronprom" and Italian company "Agusta / Westland" to establish a joint venture in Russia for the production of AW-139 civil helicopter. This two-engine car has a takeoff weight of 6.4 tons and can carry up to 15 passengers. for its assembly line will be set up on a new industrial site in the Moscow region. The signed agreement is a further step in the cooperation "Oboronprom" and "Agusta / Westland". In May of this year they have entered into a long term contract and distribution agreement provides for the purchase of up to 2012 civilian helicopters "Agusta / Westland" about 450 million. Euro. The volume of purchases for 2008 is about 65 million euros. (10 helicopters: two AW-119 Ke, AW-109 Power, AW-139 and four Grand).