In total, the Algerian Air Force will receive 6 upgraded heavy transport helicopters Mi-26Т2, 42 attack helicopters Mi-28Н "Night Hunter" and with the help of the Russian side will upgrade 39 already in service with transport assault helicopters Mi-8AMTSH. The total value of the contract for the supply of new helicopters and the repair of the helicopters already existing in the Algerian Air Force is about 2,7 billion.
The contractor for the Mi-26T2 and Mi-28N helicopters is OJSC Rostvertol, while the repair of 39 Mi-8AMTSh helicopters will be carried out by Ulan-Ude aviation factory (UAZ). Both enterprises are part of the Russian Helicopters holding.
Prototype Mi-28НЭ helicopter (tail number "38 yellow", serial number 02-02). Moscow, 23.01.2014 (c) Mikhail Medvedev / russianplanes.net