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Russian promising aircraft engine PD-8 is being prepared for the start of certification tests

Russian promising aircraft engine PD-8 is being prepared for the start of certification testsWork on the creation of a promising aircraft engine PD-8 entered the stage of testing prototypes. This was stated by the Deputy General Director – general designer of JSC “CSD” Yuri Shmotin.

Three prototypes of the promising PD-8 engine began testing, developers prepare the engine for certification and engineering tests, which will start this year and continue next year.. The issue of creating a new engine for the Mi-26 helicopter based on the PD-8 gas generator is currently being considered.. The final decision rests with the Ministry of Defense, being a customer.

We have already tested three prototypes, where we got the results, and today we are talking: thermodynamically the machine held (…)The gas generator of the PD-8 engine can be used as a gas generator for the engine of a new generation of the Mi-26 helicopter – TASS quotes the words of Shmotin.

AT 2019 year, Deputy Head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Oleg Bocharov said, that a new medium-class engine PD-8 is being created in Russia, development is based on technical solutions, implemented in PD-14. The engine is being created to replace the French SaM146 on the Be-200 amphibious aircraft and for the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ 100). Type certificate PD-8 must be obtained in 2023 year.

Double-circuit turbofan engine PD-8, created using the latest Russian materials and advanced technologies, including 3D printing- declared in the UEC. used photos:https://www.uecrus.com/

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