JSC “Aviadvigatel” Preparing Flight Test of Engine PD-14


“Aircraft Engine” is in preparation of flight test for engine PD-14 designated for MS-21 aircraft at flying laboratory IL-76. This was told today by the Managing Director, General Designer of “Aviadvigatel” Alexander Inozemtsev.

“The beginning of flight tests of the engine as part of a flying laboratory is planned for June 2015. Flying laboratory IL-76 for testing is already in Zhukovsky, but before the start of the flight test it must complete all the tests on the ground. Now the engine number 5 is at the bench tests, engine number 6 will start testing on the bench at the end of December and it is scheduled to begin in February the test bench for engine number 7. In 2015, another 5 engines will join the tests,” he said. In addition, according to Alexander Inozemtsev, in April 2015 the engine will begin testing in climatic test bench.


Posted on December 9, 2014, in Aviation Industry News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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