13th of January, 2014 – 81st anniversary of «Aviation Complex Ilyushin»The history of Open Joint Stock Company «Aviation Complex Ilyushin» (OJSC «IL») has commenced in 1933, when by order of Deputy of People’s Commissar of heavy industry of USSR and Chief of the Main Authority of aviation industry P.I. Baranov, the designer bureau of light and military series aircraft construction was founded.
At present, OJSC «IL» is one of the principal aviation complexes of Russia, successfully runs a business in priority orientation – development of cargo and military-transport Aircraft.
2013 – is an important year at stage of OJSC «IL» development. First prototype of Russian upgraded military-transport Aircraft IL-76MD-90A made a great debut in aviation show MAKS-2013 and conducted demonstration flight at Flight Research Institute airfield named after M.M. Gromov as a part of Russian aircraft group Sukhoi Superjet 100 LR, TU-214 and TU-204CM.
Successful finalization of the first stage of joint government tests of IL-76MD-90A under the schedule of Ministry of Defense of Russian Federation was a very important event. It officially entitles to outset serial manufacturing of preproduction batch of Aircraft and its modifications. Work on creation of IL-76MD-90A is for the first time executed in Russian Federation with application of brand new technology of 3D digital designing.
Nowadays, at «Aviastar-SP» Company in the city of Uliyanovsk, the upgrade program is taken place. It is planned to install new communication complex, defense complex, internal and external cameras. Thereafter the prototype will get to the second stage of joint government tests in the city of Zhukovsky. At this, testing of defense and communication complexes and cargo and technics dropping is meant to be carried out.
In 2013 were awarded successes of the OJSC «IL» directorship. As per results of rating «TOP-1000 Russian managers», amongst the best of top leaders of 2013 in mechanical engineering, General Director – General Designer of OJSC «IL» Victor Vladimirovich Livanov was named. Also Deputy of General Director, Financial Director of OJSC «IL» Dmitry Vladimirovich Morozov is in the rating of the best financial directors of mechanical engineering, IT Director of OJSC «IL» Mikhail Andreevich Rebeko was named amongst the leaders of IT technology.
At annual contest «Aviation manufacturer of a year», the Company was awarded in two nominations «The best innovative project» and «For production of new prototype». Merits of General Director – General Designer of OJSC «IL» Victor Vladimirovich Livanov were awarded the diploma of the I grade «For personal contribution to development of aviation industry». Selection of the bests was made among the 103 Companies of aviation industry.
Russian biography institute in association with Institute of economic strategies of Russian Science Academy under the resolution of Expert board named General Director – General Designer of OJSC «IL» Victor Vladimirovich Livanov the prize-winner of International award «Man of the year – 2013». Prestige award was received for contribution to development of civil and transport aviation of Russia and personal participation in production of IL-76MD-90A Aircraft.
At the present period, Ilyushin specialists in tight collaboration with principal manufacturers of component parts of aviation technics, science-research institutes and the biggest aviation companies executes the full scope of work related to the development, upgrade, testing, preparation and accompanying of production of aviation technics species, commissioning of the state-of-the art digital designing technologies, support of airworthiness of earlier manufactured «IL» Aircraft.