PROIZVODSTVENNOYE OBEDINENIE LEGKIE VERTOLETI MI OAO (Mi-light Helicopters Production Association JSC)
LVM, which trades for export as Mi-Light, was formed in April 1993 with responsibility for design, testing, series manufacture, sales, after-sales service, repair, spares provisioning, leasing and general support of the Mi-34 light helicopter. Activities also include the Mi-52 light rotorcraft, although promotion of that product has only recently begun. A further light design, the Mi-60, was shown in mockup form at the Moscow Salon in August 2001.
Participating companies comprise Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant, NIAT - Moscow Aviation Technology Research Institute, Moscow Aviation Industry State Design and Research Institute, St Petersburg Aviation Industry State Design and Research Institute, Perm Motors, Sazykin Arsenyev Aviation Production Plant, Avitek, Aviastar (Ulyanovsk) and Aeromechanica Research and Production Association.