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Russia: first flight for the new tactical transport aircraft
The Ilyushin Il-112V the first of this class to be designed from scratch after the end of the USSR
The new generation Ilyushin Il-112V tactical transport military aircraft carried out its maiden flight last Saturday, and -according to the Russian press- it would be carried out without any difficulty reaching a first real goal for the project started in 2014. The aircraft should go, in the future, to replace the Antonov An-26, but probably before that happens a few more years will have to pass since...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency