CJSC VolgAero — the manufacturer of aircraft engines

October 1 the delegation of the Republic of France, led by the country’s ambassador to Russia Jean de Gliniasty visited located in Rybinsk (Yaroslavl region). Russian-French joint venture ZAO "VolgAero." From mid-2010 through the combined efforts of JSC "NPO" Saturn "and the Safran Group is producing SaM 146 engines for regional aircraft SSJ100-95.

  • The delegation included representatives of the Safran group companies and organizations "Alliance Francaise"
  • The delegation included representatives of the Safran group companies and organizations "Alliance Francaise"

The work of the Russian-French enterprise is built on a parity basis: half of the investment from the French side, half — of the "Saturn", 50% of the work carried out the French, 50% — the Russian side. For example, a French company responsible for the "hot part" of the engine — it’s gas generators, turbines, and the Russians — for "cold part" (blades, etc.)

"Safran" and "Saturn" is fully synchronized its production — the number of "hot" parts corresponding to the number of "cold." Final assembly takes place in Rybinsk. There are bench testing engines, and then they are sent to Komsomolsk-on-Amur, where installed in aircraft.

Now motors are designed for machines with a capacity of 95 passengers. But the peculiarity of the joint Russian-French production that engine design makes it easy to adapt it for the small 75-seat airplanes, and for the impressive 115-seater.

22 of these engines have been installed on 11 aircraft that carry passengers on routes of the CIS. Since the beginning of 2012 the plant collected 40 engines. Now the company produces 4 — 5 pieces per month by the end of the year plans to achieve the level of 6 engines. The task for 2013 — double the number up to 96 engines per year. In the future, the annual increase should amount to an average of 50 units.

 

— This plant is striking in its purity, it even seems that he was in hospital. This means that enterprise managers take care of the comfort of their employees, — said M. de Gliniasty. — France is ranked third in terms of investment in the Russian economy, the French business is doing well, realizing the stable development of Rybinsk, Yaroslavl region and throughout Russia.

Like this post? Please share to your friends: