PLANT 410 CA WILL PROVIDE REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE SERVICES FOR BOEING AND AIRBUS AIRCRAFT
In the next 2 years, SE "Plant 410 CA" is planning to provide repair and maintenance services for the world’s leading aircraft manufacturing corporations Boeing and Airbus. This was reported by the press service of the enterprise.
As of today, the enterprise is negotiating with Airbus about aircraft maintenance and repair. In the framework of partnership with Boeing, it is planned to conduct maintenance and painting works for Boeing-737 aircraft family by enterprise efforts and attraction of investors. The works will be conducted for 5 aircraft a year, and by 2024 this volume will gradually increase up to 40 aircraft per year.
Signing agreements with Robinson Helicopter Company is at the final stage. In the near future, the company will become a certified service center for maintenance of helicopters of this class.
"State Plant Plant 410 CA" is the leader of UOP aviation cluster. It proved itself as a reliable Antonov partner in aircraft repair, having remarkably established itself in the domestic market, the company is entering the global market. Partnership with world’s leading corporations Boeing , Airbus and Robinson Helicopter is a “high quality mark” for the plant quality," said Victor Gan’kevich, Director General of the Plant 410 CA.
He added that among the unprecedented advantages of the State Enterprise "Plant 410 CA" it should be noted that the company has its own helicopter platform, and its proximity to the Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany) allows to provide maintenance services for civilian aircraft, involved in transportation without unnecessary transportation costs. "The plant is located near the airport – it has a common border, and due to this, it has access to its runways and aircraft parking area," explains the head of the plant.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the decision that accelerated UOP aviation cluster reform. The Concern will conduct corporatization of two leading enterprises: the SE "Antonov" and SE"Plant 410 of Civil Aviation".
Corporatization of enterprises of the defense industrial complex is one of the stages of the strategic reform, which "Ukroboronprom" started in the fall of 2016. Due to the operative decision of the Cabinet, the Concern will begin transition to modern Western enterprise management systems by reorganizing those into public joint stock companies, 100% of which belongs to the state.
The reorganization opens the way for Ukrainian and foreign partners who will receive clear, universally accepted investment rules. This will allow to increase production, modernize the equipment, to scale up scientific activity, to launch new promising projects.
As a part of the SC “Ukroboronprom,” in 2 years the SE "Antonov" increased profits by 4 times. "Antonov" profit has been growing steadily for the second year in a row. In 2014, it amounted to 39.3 million UAH, in 2015 – 42.7 million UAH, and in 2016 it grew to 178.1 million UAH.
Material from SC «UkrOboronProm» site