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24.07.2020

The first mounting of PD-14 Engine on the aircraft -21-310 was successful

The works on preparation of the first flight of -21 with Russian engines are going on. Thus, technical specialists team of JSC UEC-Perm Engines and JSC UEC- Aviadvigatel together with Irkutsk Aviation Plant specialists mounted two PD-14 engines on the wing of -21-310 on the territory of Irkutsk Aviation Plant.

 

As the representative of Customer support division of JSC UEC-PE Ivan Mikhailov said, the first sample mounting was successful: PD-14 engines have been easily installed on the pylons of -21. Moreover the cowling covers and thrust reversers have been mounted as well.

As per mounting results some rework of the engine and air frame design elements will be done. Simultaneously the systems mounting on the aircraft -21-310 is carried out in final assembly shop. As soon as all the works are finished PD-14 will be mounted on the test aircraft for ground and flight tests.

 

Now two more PD-14 engines are in the process of production by JSC UEC-Perm Engines for the next test aircraft -21 and they will be ready for delivery to Irkutsk Aviation Plant in the end of 2020.

 

 

JSC “UEC-Perm Engines” is a serial manufacturer of aircraft engines, industrial gas turbine units for power generation and gas transport. JSC “UEC-Perm Engines” is included into JSC “United Engine Corporation”

JSC “United Engine Corporation” (included into the State Corporation Rostec) is an integrated structure specializing in development, serial manufacture and maintenance of the engines for military and civil aviation, space programs and navy, as well as oil and gas and power industry.

 State Corporation Rostec is one of the largest industrial companies in Russia. It includes over 800 research and production organizations in 60 regions of the country. Their key activities are: aircraft engineering, radio electronics, medical technologies, innovative materials etc.  The corporation portfolio includes such famous brands as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Concern Kalashnikov, Russian helicopters, UEC, UralVagonZavod, Shvabe etc. Rostec is an active participant of all 12 national projects implementation. The company is a key supplier of Smart city technologies. It is engaged in state management, industrial and social sectors digitalization, development of wireless 5G technologies implementation plans, Industrial Internet of Things, big data and blockchain systems. Rostec is a partner of leading world manufacturers such as Boeing, Airbus, Daimler, Pirelli, Renault and others. The corporation products are delivered to over a hundred countries of the world. Almost 1/3 of the company revenue is provided by high-technology products export.