OJSC «Il» General Director Sergey Sergeev visits CJSC «Aviastar-SP»On October 7, 2014 General Director of OJSC «Il» Sergey Sergeev visited CJSC «Aviastar-SP» with UAC delegation. The delegation visited factory workshops, the place of manufacture of heavy military-transport aircraft Il-76MD-90A.
«On the whole the realization of the manufacture project of heavy transport aircraft fits in with the plan. The first production aircraft is to be handed over to customer in 2014, said JSC “UAC” president Mikhail Pogosyan. At present the stock of orders of “Aviastar” is sufficient for enhancement of steady increase of aircraft manufacturing volume. In a few years we should be producing 18 Il-76MD-90A aircraft a year. This will require a cardinal consolidation of resources and considerable increase in principal production workers.»
After the visit the delegation held a working session on technical re-equipment of the factory and realization of Il-76 program.