State enterprise Antonov for two years as part of a GK Ukroboronprom increased profit by 4 times. According to financial reports, the company in 2014 profit was $ 39.3 million, in 2015 – UAH 42.7 million, and in 2016 rose to 178,1 million.
The Ukroboronprom said that Antonov and a half years have created An-132D – the first Ukrainian aircraft without Russian components. His production was joined by a powerful international company: Pratt & Whitney (Canada), Honeywell (USA), Dowty Propellers (UK), Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS (France). Recently the newest aircraft successfully made its first flight.
Also in the fall of 2016 Antonov has presented unmanned aircraft system “Gorlitsa”. This is the first Ukrainian attack drone with a high-precision means of defeat.
It is noted that for two years the enterprise has expanded the range of foreign partners and signed a number of important agreements with Saudi Arabia, Canada, USA, UK and other Western countries.
In the state stressed that the Antonov company completed a program of import substitution of Russian components in production of its equipment and received the state order from the Ministry of defence.
We will remind, in April 2015, the Cabinet of Ministers passed the state enterprise Antonov in the group, Ukroboronprom.
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