Ukraine: Antonov Company announces that its Antonov An−124−100 joint venture company, Ruslan International, formed in 2006 together with Volga−Dnepr Airlines, will cease operations on 31 December, 2016. Throughout its decade−long existence, Ruslan International has consistently demonstrated a combined expertise in the outsize and heavyweight cargo market. Antonov Company would like to thank Volga−Dnepr Airlines for … [Read more…]

ANTONOV Company takes part in Farnborough International Air Show − 2016

On July 7, 2016,  AN−178, multipurpose transport aircraft flew from Kyiv to Farnborough, Hampshire. There Farnborough International Air Show − 2016 will be held  within a period from 11th to 17th of July 2016. АN−178 will take part in demo flights programme and will be presented at the static display. For the first time, the … [Read more…]

Azerbaijan intends to launch final assembly of the AN−178 transport at own production facility

During the meeting with mass media by the AN−178 aircraft: Mr. Dzhahangir Askerov, President of AZAL JSC, Mykhaylo Gvozdov, President of ANTONOV Company, Oleksandr Kotsiuba, First Vice President of ANTONOV Company On June 6, 2016, meeting of the ANTONOV Company’s management with Mr. Dzhahangir Askerov, President of AZAL JSC, and other heads of Azerbaijan companies … [Read more…]

Wing was mounted on the AN−132D

In assembly shop of ANTONOV Company works on mounting the wing on the AN−132D aircraft demonstrator were completed. The next stage of the aircraft construction, which is created according to the contract with King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has been performed. Simultaneously with construction of the aircraft demonstrator, … [Read more…]

ANTONOV Company takes part in AFED−2016 exhibition, which was opened on February 21 in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

ANTONOV Company takes part in AFED−2016 exhibition opened today, on February 21, in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The exhibition will be held till February 28, 2016. During the exhibition, meeting and negotiations concerning further interaction with partners from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the programme of the AN−132 multipurpose light transport, development and initiation … [Read more…]

ANTONOV Company worked out technical requirements to authorized maintenance centers of Antonov aircraft

Aiming to provide effective after−sale support of Antonov aircraft, the enterprise began the programme of establishment of authorized maintenance centers in Latin America, Asia and Africa. The main task is provision of ANTONOV aircraft technical support in the regions through the single maintenance center. ANTONOV Company worked out technical requirements to authorized maintenance and service … [Read more…]

2015 is a year of ANTONOV’s new transports

On December 29, 2015, ANTONOV Company completed assembly of a fuselage for the second experimental AN−178 medium transport aircraft and aggregates of a fuselage for the first AN−132 demonstrator light transport aircraft. Ceremony of roll out of the AN−178 fuselage and AN−132 nose part was held in one of the ANTONOV’s assembly shops. Congratulating the … [Read more…]

ANTONOV and AERONEO signed a “Memorandum of Understanding” for close cooperation

On December 18th, 2015, Ukraine State Enterprise ANTONOV and AERONEO Ltd (Portugal) formally signed a “Memorandum of Understanding” for their mutual cooperation in  (a) the promotion of ANTONOV commercial aircrafts throughout Europe and Africa and the organization of their respective leasing, (b) the maintenance of ANTONOV aircrafts operating in Africa at AERONEO’s facilities in Beja … [Read more…]

ANTONOV and ТAQNIA AERONAUTICS signed a Memorandum on delivery of 30 AN−178s to Royal Saudi Air Force

On December 17, 2015,  ANTONOV Company and «ТAQNIA AERONAUTICS», Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, signed the «Memorandum of Understanding». This document confirms the parties’ intension to deliver 30 multipurpose AN−178 aircraft to Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF). According to Retired Major General Ali Mohammed Al−Ghamdi, President of «ТAQNIA AERONAUTICS», «Signing of this Memorandum is the next … [Read more…]


On November 19, 2015, five modernized AN−32RE light military transports were passed to Indian Air Force. It was a final batch completing works on overhaul, modernization and service life extension of 40 airplanes. According to the contract’s terms, the 8th batch of the aircraft was modernized at SE Plant 410 of Civil Aviation with active … [Read more…]