VKS of Russia received from the industry the third serial IL-76MD-90A

As reported by the press service of Aviastar-SP, on December 2, the Il-76MD-90A serial heavy military transport aircraft (serial number 0105), produced at Aviastar-SP, commissioned by the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, was handed over to the customer. The aircraft was named after the outstanding designer Viktor Livanov.

The ceremony of transferring the aircraft Il-76MD-90A "Viktor Livanov" (registration RF-78653, serial number 01-05) VKS Russia, 12/02/2015 (c) Aviastar-SP JSC
The solemn ceremony of the transfer of the aircraft took place on December 2, 2015 in Ulyanovsk at the airport "Ulyanovsk-Vostochny". The governor of the Ulyanovsk region S.I. Morozov, commander of the Military Aviation Division V.V. Benediktov, General Director of JSC OAK-TS V.Kh. Zinnurov, General Director of Aviastar-SP JSC S.G. Dementiev, Deputy General Director for Program Management of OAO Il, S.N. Artyukhov.
“Today, we are proud to ship this aircraft to the customer. In a high degree of readiness is the next aircraft IL-76MD-90A (0108). In general, the plant’s team faces big tasks in supplying the military and civilian versions of this aircraft, ”said Sergey Dementyev, General Director of Aviastar-SP, with a welcoming speech.

The third production aircraft Il-76MD-90A "Viktor Livanov" (registration RF-78653, serial number 01-05) (c) Aviastar-SP JSC
During the event, the commander of the military transport aviation VV. Benediktov was handed a symbolic key to the aircraft, the signing of the transfer and acceptance certificate was signed, after which the ribbon at the aircraft's ramp was cut.
- This aircraft meets all the characteristics that we hoped to get. They were proved during the tests, - says the commander of the VTA Vladimir Benedict. - IL-76MD-90A has great prospects. This is not to say that this is just a new aircraft, this is a prototype of a new series of aircraft. At its base, other types of aircraft will also be developed, such as tankers and other specialized aircraft that will enter the air force and military space forces.
On December 3, the aircraft will be relocated to the place of permanent deployment to the 610th Center for Combat Training and Retraining of Personnel (Aviation Personnel of the Military Transport Aviation) in the city of Ivanovo.
Bmpd note. The Il-76MD-90A Viktor Livanov military transport aircraft (registration RF-78653, serial number 01-05) has already become the third production aircraft (installation batch) of this type, transmitted by the Russian Aerospace Force and the fourth flight. . The contract for the construction of three Il-76MD-90A aircraft of the installation batch with serial numbers 0103, 0104 and 0105 was signed between JSC UAC Transport Planes and Aviastar-SP CJSC on August 23, 2011, with the contract value of each aircraft on That moment was defined in 1.601 billion rubles. Rolling out the aircraft was made in Ulyanovsk on May 16, 2015.

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