Yak-152 to Rise into Sky in Autumn 2015
Light training aircraft Yak-152, produced for the Russian military must climb into the sky for the first time in autumn.
This was announced to TASS by Deputy Director General of Yakovlev OKB for flight tests, the Hero of Russia Roman Taskaev.
“We expect that the first flight of Yak-152 will take place in September-October this year. Now Irkutsk Aviation Plant is already producing parts of the aircraft. Ramenskoye Design Bureau is creating a complex of control of the aircraft, adjusting the algorithms,” Taskaev said.
He recalled that at the end of last year, it took place the aircraft mock-up committee, which summarized the comments on the draft. Now designers are working to incorporate these corrections to the documentation.