June 26, 2013 at the airport in Nizhny Novgorod Strigino was filmed first received by the Russian Air Force in 2013, light passenger aircraft L-410UVP-E20 Built Czech aircraft factory Aircraft Industries (formerly Let) in Kunowice. The aircraft (registration, the Czech OK-JDC, serial number 2904) flew from Kunowice through Kiev to Voronezh, where he passed customs clearance, June 24.
In the future, the plane through the Nizhny Novgorod should proceed to the place of their permanent home at the Chkalovsky airfield near Moscow.
This machine is the first built under contract for four aircraft L-410UVP-E20 (presumably in the configuration for the transport of VIP), signed by the Ministry of Defence of Russia with Aircraft Industries plant in early November 2012. The delivery of all four machines must be made by 25 November 2013. Earlier, the Ministry of Defense of Russia has already received two contracts from the enterprise seven aircraft L-410UVP-E20 new build — four in 2011 and three in 2012.
Recall that the plant Aircraft Industries in 2008, is controlled (in the form of ownership 51%) rossyskim JSC "Ural Mining and Metallurgical Company" (UMMC belongs to Iskander Makhmudov).
- First staged in 2013, the Russian Air Force, the aircraft L-410UVP-E20 (temporary Czech registration OK-JDC, serial number 2904) Construction of the Czech aircraft factory Aircraft Industries (ex-Let). Nizhny Novgorod, 26.06.2013 (c) Sergey-UVGG / russianplanes.net