Ukraine News Today Mar. 31, 2017: Counterintel operative officer blown up in his car in Mariupol; Militants launch 69 attacks, 2 Ukrainian soldiers killed, 13 injured in Donbas; An-132D successfully completes its maiden flight

Counterintel operative officer blown up in his car in Mariupol On Friday, around 08:30, a vehicle exploded in the residential area of Mariupol, killing an operative of the SBU Security Service of Ukraine, Colonel Oleksandr Haraberyush, the security agency’s press service reported, according

Aero India 2017: Ukraine presents drone Sparrow-LE, 20 more aviation technologies

SpetsTechnoExport, a division of Ukraine’s state-owned company Ukroboronprom, unveiled a more than 20 types of aviation technologies at the Aero India 2017 International show in Bangalore, India, reports with reference to the company’s site.

Ukraine’s biggest achievements in 2016

Cardiac surgeon Boris Todurov is one of the main Ukrainian heroes of 2016. In summer, his team performed the first surgery to transplant an artificial heart in Ukraine. It was the only real chance to extend the time of waiting for a

Ukraine’s Antonov Corporation presented new AN-132D cargo aicraft

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko attended the ceremony and congratulated the team on this important achievement. President also wished great future and good fortune to the aircraft. "Today is the birthday of the new AN-132D. The plane was built in a record time of

Antonov An-132 to fly this autumn – Head of UkrOboronProm

“An-132D is the first global project of Antonov with the world’s leading aviation companies. This is a sample of import substitution program implementation: the aircraft won’t have any Russian component”, said Roman Romanov at the meeting with foreign media at the Farnborough Air

Ukraine’s Antonov and Pratt & Whitney Canada sign MOU

Through a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed at the Farnborough Airshow, Pratt & Whitney Canada (Outdoor Exhibit 3) will provide Antonov’s An-132 production program with a new version of the PW150A turboprop engine. The An-132 will be developed by Antonov (Ukrainian Pavilion) and the King

Ukraine will supply first An-132 to Saudi Arabia in early 2017

This aircraft was designed and built with the use of Europe- and U.S.-supplied components, as well as domestic ones, according to Oleksandr Khokhlov, the director of the An-132 program and deputy chief designer at Antonov, UNIAN reports. "Now the aircraft is at

DefExpo 2016: Ukraine’s Antonov design bureau presents airplanes in Goa

On March 28-31, 2016, Antonov Company’s delegation takes part in DefExpo 2016 exhibition in Quepem Taluka of South Goa, India. During the exhibition the company will present several aircrafts, such as a new AN−132, AN−178, according to the press release,