27/10/2015 14:35

At Dubai Air Show ANTONOV will present four modern programs, while two of them for the first time there

ANTONOV Company will present four modern programs at Dubai Air Show – 2015, which is one of the biggest aerospace exhibitions, to be held within a period from the 8th to the 12th of November 2015.

The AN−178 transport will be presented at Dubai for the first time. This new aircraft developed to replace the famous AN−12 can be effectively operated under conditions of Near East and Africa.

The second program−debutant is a project of light multipurpose aircraft of a new generation AN−132. It is realized by ANTONOV Company in cooperation with partners from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia under participation of the world leading aviation companies.

To perform various tasks of the aircraft operators in the region, airplanes of the AN−148 and AN−158 jets family can be used. In particular, the aircraft line to carry between 65 and 99 passengers is proposed. VIP passengers can comfortable travel over the distances up to 7000 km on the AN−148−100EA.

Advanced maritime patrol AN−148−300MP is intended for maritime patrol and resistance to trespassers, electromagnetic radiation and communication facilities intelligence, pollution response role, SAR missions.

AN−148−100EM can be used to react to the emergency situations. The layout of the airplane includes ambulance compartment where installation of 2 to 6 specialized medical modules is foreseen to provide medical assistance to the injured persons.

«Participation in Dubai Air Show has a special significance for ANTONOV Company. This is one of the biggest presentation possibility to address our partners and potential customers. Market of Near East and Africa is among our main priorities», − said Mykhaylo Gvozdov, Acting President, head of delegation of ANTONOV Company.