China plans to launch production of Ukrainian aircraft engines
Almaty. November 19. KazTAG - China is interested in localization of production of Ukrainian aircraft engines.
Lin Tzumin, president of AVIC Chinese air corporation, visited the international exhibition Airshow China-2014 where he declared about "intention of deep cooperation".
"He declared that the Chinese side is interested in rapid completion of negotiations process concerning launch of production of aircraft engines AI-322 and AI-322F on the territory of China," the TASS news agency cites the press service of "Ukroboronprom" concern.
According to the experts, the question is in modification of Ukrainian engines AI-222-25F which are used for Chinese training military aircrafts L-15, and AI-222-25 delivered for the Russian Yak-130. These engines are also produced in Russia, meanwhile in October the Russian Defense Ministry declared that the Ukrainian spare parts have been replaced by Russian ones.