Ukraine presented the first An-132D aircraft made without Russian components
State Concern “Ukroboronprom” presented a new model of the An-132D transport aircraft at the international air show in Le Bourget on June 19, according to the company’s website.
“The premiere of the new An-132 at the main International Paris Air Show Le Bourget 2017 was successful. Ukrainians do have something to be proud of,” the message says.
At the air show, the airplane made its first demonstration flight; the second flight will be made on June 21.
The company noted that the plane was put together in record time. In May 2015, the aircraft production process began. On March 31, 2017, it made …read more