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Text of report by the website of pro-government Russian newspaper Izvestiya on 12 October
[Unattributed report: "The Navy Will Receive Ka-62 Helicopters in 2 Years; The Navy's Main Command Has Formulated Requirements for New Ship-Based Helicopter"]
By 2014, the Russian Navy will field a naval version of the Ka-62 Kasatka helicopter. The Navy's main headquarters reported to Izvestiya that the tactical-technical requirements for the new rotary craft will be ready by the end of this year. The helicopters will be placed on small ships, particularly Type-20380 corvettes (displacement of 2,500 tons). Standard ship-based Ka-27's are stationed on corvettes with great …