Volga-Dnepr Group confirmed that the first new-build IL-76 cargo aircraft equipped with PS-90A-76 engines and "new generation avionics" completed a 30-min. test flight at an altitude of 700 m. According to the airline, the aircraft is designed to meet ICAO noise and emission requirements. The flight took place at the TAPO plant in Tashkent. Volga-Dnepr Group President Alexey Isaikin said: "The first flight of the Il-76TD-90VD is the result of a four-year project that utilized the combined ...

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