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Militants launch 45 attacks, 5 Ukrainian soldiers wounded in last day Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 45 times in the past 24 hours with five Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action, according to the press service of

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

Ukrainian Antonov design bureau offers its plane to Donald Trump as Air Force One

“May be it is better to consider Antonov aircraft as Air Force One?” the company asked on Twitter, following Trump’s intention to cancel government plans to build two new Air Force One jets. "Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One

Ukraine’s Antonov launches batch production of An-178 aircraft

The An-178 has already performed over 100 flights with an overall duration of 160 hours, UNIAN reported citing Antonov's press service. Currently, the plane is being prepared for freight handling operations. All the procedures are in line with Europe's CS-25 Large Aeroplanes

Ukrainian Antonov aircraft manufacturer denies obligations transference to Russian enterprise

Ukrainian Antonov design bureau published a statement in response for many requests for information about the intention of the Russian Federation Aviation authorities to refuse the Antonov’s maintenance services for An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ airworthiness and transfer the Developer functions to one 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 urges NATO to use country’s air transport potential – Defense Ministry

Ukraine’s Defence Ministry invited NATO to make use of capabilities of Ukrainian air transport to carry alliance troops and cargo the Alliance summit in Warsaw on July 8-9 Head of Ukrainian Defense Ministry's Department on military policy, strategic planning and international cooperation, Major-General Anatoliy

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

Ukrainian An-178 shows off in Farnborough – video

According to Antonov design bureau press service, An-78 takes part in flight demonstration and will receive guests at the statistic parking. There will also be an autograph session with the test pilots, reports with reference to 112 Ukraine TV channel. Ukrainian

Antonov aircrafts will be equipped with Canadian cockpit avionics

Antonov design bureau (part of the Ukrainian state-owned concern Ukroboronprom) signed a contract with Canadian Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC) on supply of cockpit avionics, reports citing the press service of the Ukroboronprom. Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC) will supply cockpit avionics for