PJSC “Motor Sich” (Zaporozhye) in 2018 plans to begin deliveries in Austria serial aviation engines AI-450C for the European business jet DA-50.

As have informed Agency “Interfax-Ukraine” on Wednesday in management of the enterprise framework agreement with Austrian Diamond Aircraft Industries to supply in the years 2018-2023 400 engines AI-450C for DA-50 signed by the parties in the course of the 52-th international aerospace salon Le-Bourget-2017, held June 19-25 in a suburb of Paris (France).

“The signing of a binding contract with Austrian side is scheduled before the end of the year,” – said the Agency interlocutor.

AI-450C power 460 HP specifically designed for implementing a program to re-engine DA-50 Austrian Diamond Aircraft Industries included in the state concern “Ukroboronprom” state enterprise “Ivchenko-Progress” (Zaporozhye ).

Ukrainian AI-450C fourth generation with a mass of 170 kg to replace the business jet DA-50 German diesel Teledyne Continental TSIOF-550J power 350 HP Aircraft used extensively for training pilots and in humanitarian missions, delivered to EU countries, USA and China. A successful demonstration flight DA50-JP7 with Ukrainian AI-450C was held in Vienna in January 2015.

PJSC “Motor Sich” – one of the world’s largest manufacturers of engines for aircraft, and industrial gas turbines. Delivers products in more than 100 countries.