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New Russian military transport aircraft Il-112V, created to replace its fleet of An-26 of Ukrainian origin, made a test flight over Voronezh. It is reported TASS with reference to the press service of “Aviation complex named S. V. Ilyushin”.
The plane landed cleanly on the airfield of the Voronezh aircraft joint-stock companies. Source Agency said that the mission is completed successfully.
The first prototype of the aircraft rolled out in November last year, the first taxiing he did in December. The creation of the transport is accompanied by problems: the machine, according to chief designer “Ilyushin”, in spite of the tactical-technical task turned out peretyagina. Concerns about the success of the project was expressed by external experts.
Serial production of the Il-112 is one of the priority tasks of the state program of rearmament of the Russian Armed forces.
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