AL-55I engine installed on Indian HJT-36 trainer aircraft demonstrated at the exhibition
The UEC delegation held working meetings with representatives of the aircraft building corporation Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), as well as Indian companies potentially interested in localizing service maintenance.
UEC cooperates with the HAL corporation on the transfer of technologies for the production and repair of engines. Licenses for the production of AL-31FP, RD-33 series 3 engines have been transferred, technical assistance in organizing the overhaul of these engines is carried out at the facilities of the HAL corporation.
“India has been an important partner of the UEC for many years, and we intend to develop cooperation in the field of after-sales services, in the modernization of previously supplied engines,” says Alexander Skirdov, head of the United Engine Corporation delegation. “UEC also counts on the interest of Indian customers in their civilian products.”
Representatives of the UEC took part in the Russian-Indian military-industrial conference, during which they discussed with representatives of the Indian industry the possibilities of localizing after-sales service of aircraft engines in the interests of the Indian Air Force.