Irkut begins third stage of PD-14 engine testing for the MC-21

Credit: Irkut Corp.
Russia’s United Engine Corp. (UEC) started the third stage of PD-14 engine testing for the Irkut MC-21 aircraft Dec. 29, 2017. Tests are being conducted at the Ilyushin Il-76LL flying laboratory at the Flight Research Institute at Zhukovsky, near Moscow. UEC said the third testing stage also...
Polina Montag-Girmes

Polina joined the Air Transport World team in 2011, covering Russian and the Commonwealth of Independent States. She studied journalism at Moscow State University and worked as a journalist for Russian business and airline publications since 2000.

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