At the Ulyanovsk plant "Aviastar-SP" the restoration of the mass production of super-heavy cargo aircraft AN-124 "Ruslan". Told Itar-Tass learned at the Third International Industrial youth forum "Engineers of the Future 2013" Head of Bureau of Plant Anatoly Tolstopyatov.
"Recycled electronically aircraft frame of one to one matches the original, which will allow us to repair and upgrade the existing fleet" Ruslan "and form the basis of the updated production of an aircraft," — he explained.
According to him, an innovative scheme will provide a conversion to digital technology and can be used in any enterprise of the United Aircraft Corporation.
The total economic impact of the already implemented in the enterprise by making this program is 167 million rubles. "The work is fully consistent with the strategic directions of the State program of arms of the Russian Federation, as well as the needs of the commercial airline traffic" — said the aircraft.