Russian Il-476 Freighter Starts Assessment Trials

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Russia’s modernized Ilyushin Il-76MD-90A military heavy lifter, also known as Il-476, has started the first stage of assessment trials for the country’s defense ministry. The first of 22 test flights planned for this stage took place March 18 in Zhukovsky, near Moscow. The flight lasted 1 hr., 55...

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