Perm aircraft designers ready for serial production engines PD-14 promised the head of the Russian Federation, that they would be good, said the head of the country, the Governor of Perm region Viktor Basargin.
"This is a completely new look, a new gearbox. Assembly facility, test stand did. This is already our fresh aircraft engines PD-14. This cluster we are also increasing. As You may know, there is cooperation, there are currently certain programs to us in the mass production of go, " - said Basargin.
"Make us a good engine," asked Putin.
"Vladimir Vladimirovich, ready. We want to move into mass production, " - said Basargin.
He also informed the President that in the framework of import substitution in the field before the new production of components for Russian helicopters.
"Long have we uttered by the "Helicopters" that Should be in the Ukraine to move production to us here, we have company " the Reducer-PM ", produced all of the helicopter transmission. In that year, at the beginning of the year has laid a new production and invest, " said Basargin.
As noted before in the United engine Corporation (UEC, part of rostec state Corporation), the project of Russian and Chinese heavy-lift helicopter has a chance to get a Russian engine, which will make because of the groundwork of the Russian motor PD-14.
in addition, it is assumed that the PD-14 engine will be installed on the flying laboratory Il-LL in August-September 2015.
in the ODK program on production of this engine for 2015 laid the manufacture of engines and nacelles of an experimental batch for certification testing, the commissioning of the Il-LL and conduct of flight tests, test stand TsIAM, it is reported in materials of the UEC.