IRKUTSK, August 17. /TASS/. Commissioning on the domestic market of new turboprop aircraft Il-114 will allow you to save about $5 billion due to the failure of the imported analogues that model. This was announced on Thursday at a meeting on the development of civil aviation the President of UAC, Yuri Slusar.
“We plan to supply 57 cars to the domestic market (to replace the outdated An – approx. TASS). This will allow us to save about $5 billion that would be spent to purchase the same technology from our foreign competitors,” he said.
According to him, supply of machinery, the UAC will be ready to start with 2022, in 2018 it is planned to complete certification of the Il-114.
“Our goal is to produce 12 cars a year,” – said Slusar.