Ukrainian aircraft maker Antonov has resumed flight trials of its An-70 medium military transport aircraft. The first three test flights performed Sept. 27-30 involved the only existing prototype with improved powerplants and avionics. According to Antonov, the latest improvements include the installation of low-noise propfans, a new engine and propfans control system and better auxiliary power unit. Almost all components of the aircraft's avionics have been modernized under the requirements ...
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