Kyiv, November 14. From the Ukrainian military aircraft An-70 will completely remove all Russian components. As stated on the website of the state concern "Ukroboronprom", the aircraft will have new avionics.
"Military transport aircraft An-70 production of the Antonov company, part of the Ukroboronprom state concern, will be upgraded, will get new avionics and get Russian parts," — said in the message.
the text also States that at the international exhibition Dubai Airshow 2017 companies from Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia expressed readiness to participate in the modernization of the An-70.
General Director of "Ukroboronprom" Roman Romanov on this occasion said that now is preparing the appropriate agreements to secure the outcomes of meetings.
on 3 November it became known that Russia and Ukraine started to resume cooperation on the extension of the airworthiness of aircraft "Ruslan" (An-124–100).
Recall that in January 2016, the government of Ukraine adopted the decision on liquidation of the state aircraft building concern "Antonov" in connection with the transfer of all of its businesses into a defense concern "Ukroboronprom".
on the Evening of 12 November, aerial objects, discovered operating in the automatic mode to the Russian radar station, made inconsistent crossing the Russian-Ukrainian border in the region of Bryansk.