As part of the contract with the Group of companies "Volga-Dnepr", "UAC-Transport Aircraft" has completed the construction and testing of the necessary new IL-76TD-90VD RA76503 at the Tashkent Aviation Plant. The plane flew in Ulyanovsk and will proceed with the implementation of airline flights.
It was the second-built Il-76TD-90VD of three ordered by the Group of companies "Volga-Dnepr". Bulk cargo plane Il-76TD-90VD equipped with PS-90A-76 engines which meet all current and future requirements of ICAO. The aircraft is a new flight complex dome-III-76M-VD, crew cab is equipped with multifunctional displays and other digital avionics.
Il-76TD-90VD features increased maximum take-off weight and payload, increased range, and a reduction in direct operating costs and fuel efficiency. So when 50 tons of payload, range Il-76TD-90VD of more than 4000 kilometers.
Let me remind you that the KLA is developing a deep modification of the transport aircraft IL-76 — IL-476. Its production will be deployed in Ulyanovsk Aviastar-SP, specially created for the plants.
1st October Zhugovsky was taken of the wing center section and resource product sample "476" produced by the Ulyanovsk aircraft factory.
According to the program carried out by "UAC-Transport Aircraft", a model aimed at TsAGI, which will be made final assembly of aircraft to undergo the tests.