United Aircraft Corporation (UAC)

United Aircraft Corporation is a Russian aerospace and defense conglomerate. UAC oversees the design and production of military and civilian aircraft, playing a crucial role in Russia's aviation industry.


Russian Tu-214 Aircraft Completes First Flight as "Flying Laboratory" for Import Substitution

June 15, 2024 @ 04:37 AM

The Tu-214 aircraft, produced by the Kazan Aviation Plant, a branch of Tupolev JSC under the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), has completed its first flight after being restored to airworthiness. The...

Import-Substituted SJ-100 Jetliner Begins Certification Flight Tests in Russia

June 11, 2024 @ 06:22 AM

A prototype of the import-substituted short-haul aircraft Superjet-100 (SJ-100), developed by PJSC Yakovlev of the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), has embarked on its certification flight tests. The first flight that took...

UAC Hands Over a Batch of YAK-130 Combat-Trainers to Russian Air Force

June 10, 2024 @ 09:12 AM

The Irkutsk Aviation Plant, a subsidiary of the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), has completed the delivery of a batch of Yak-130 combat training aircraft to the Russian Ministry of Defense. The...

Belarus' Belavia Likely to Become First International Operator of Russian MC-21 Airliner

June 6, 2024 @ 06:07 AM

Belavia, the flag carrier of Belarus, is poised to become the first international operator of the Russian MC-21 airliner, with the country expected to contribute to the aircraft's production. On June...

Russia’s MC-21 Airliner Performs Automatic Landing with Indigenous PD-14 Engines

May 24, 2024 @ 10:38 AM

Russias MC-21 aircraft executed an automatic landing in accordance with International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Category IIIA standards. The

UAC Delivers 2024’s First Batch of Upgraded Su-34 Bombers to Russian Aerospace...

April 5, 2024 @ 11:35 AM

Russias United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) has delivered this years first batch of Su-34 bombers to the Russian Aerospace Forces which have upgraded weapons control system to drop guided bombs...

UAC Initiates Development of New MiG-UTS Trainer Aircraft for Pilot Training

December 29, 2023 @ 06:46 AM

In a move aimed at addressing concerns over the suitability and operational costs of current pilot training aircraft, the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) has commenced the development of a new...

Russia’s UAC to Produce 18 New Il-76MD-90A Aircraft Annually

December 29, 2023 @ 06:30 AM

The United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) has manufactured six Il-76MD-90A airlifters in the current year, with plans to significantly escalate annual production to 18 aircraft. UAC CEO Yury Slyusar emphasized the growing...

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Eye on China, Australia's 'Pitch Black' Exercise to be Biggest Ever in 43 Years

June 18, 2024 @ 08:15 AM

The 2024 'Pitch Black' exercise will involve 440 aircraft from 20 nations, with first-time participation from Italy, the Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Spain, Brunei, and Fiji

Rosoboronexport to Unveil New Unmanned Boats at Fleet-2024 Exhibition

June 18, 2024 @ 07:31 AM

Rosoboronexport, Russia’s defense export corporation, is poised to unveil a collection of unmanned boats at the forthcoming Fleet-2024 exhibition in Kronstadt, in response to the increasing deployment of unmanned systems in modern conflicts globally, particularly in areas such as Ukraine

Brazilian Air Force Procures Thales Multi-Mission Surveillance Radars

June 18, 2024 @ 06:24 AM

The Brazilian Air Force has acquired the Ground Master 200 Multi-mission All-in-one (GM200 MM/A) tactical air surveillance radars

BAE Systems Showcases Fourth AMPV Prototype at Eurosatory 2024 with New Modular Design

June 18, 2024 @ 06:09 AM

BAE Systems has unveiled its fourth Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV) prototype at the ongoing Eurosatory-2024 exhibition equipped with a common top plate, known as the External Mission Equipment Package (ExMEP), highlighting the vehicle's capability to integrate various equipment packages for international deployment

Northrop Grumman Delivers First Production Integrated Battle Command System to U.S. Army

June 18, 2024 @ 05:43 AM

Northrop Grumman has delivered the first production units of the Integrated Battle Command System (IBCS) Engagement Operations Center (EOC) and Integrated Fire Control Network (IFCN) Relay to the U