OJSC «IL» works of further equipping military-transport aircraft IL-76MD of the Russian Air Force in order to provide mounting of airmobile medical modules of new generation

05 June 2015
ОАО Ил
Airmobile medical modules of new generation entered the inventory of the Russian army. They are designed for evacuation of critically wounded and suffered to hospital. It lets to do all the resuscitation procedure onboard of the aircraft.

OJSC «IL» specialists work on further equipping of heavy military-transport IL-76MD aircraft, which are in the inventory of the Russian Air force military-transport aviation in order to provide mounting of airmobile medical modules of new generation.

Total five aircraft will be equipped. The works are being carried out on Chkalovsky Moscow region airdrome of the Russian Air force.

The first aircraft is already equipped, it is ready for ground and flight testings, which to be held by forces of joint crew consisted of test pilots OJSC «IL» and military test pilots.

Similar airmobile medical modules have been operated by the Russian Ministry of emergency onboard IL-76TD for eight years.