December 17 Samara Aviation Plant "Aviacor" passed 1st plane An-140-100 aircraft of the Russian Navy. Plane RF-08851 (serial number 12A008) made its first flight on November 8 and was third on the contract with the Ministry of Defence and the second this year.
In the near future the plane will go to the place of their permanent bases in Yeisk, where the 859-th center deployment and retraining crews of naval aviation.
Regional turboprop cargo aircraft An-140-100 can carry 52 people at a distance of 2,400 miles or 6 tons of cargo a distance of 1,400 kilometers. Cruising speed of 540 km / h, the crew of 2 persons.