United engine Corporation (UEC, part of state Corporation rostec) promotes abroad for the Russian airliner MS-21 domestic engine PD-14 is an American PW-1400G, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Corporation on the first day of the air show in Le Bourget.
Now the MS-21 flying with engine PW-1400G at Pratt & Whitney (USA). Made three first flight. It is expected that in the future customers will offer two full-time engine: the Russian and American production.
«JDC is promoting abroad the PD-14 engine as the power plant of a Russian airliner MS-21. We expect that after the completion of certification of foreign partners will be willing to discuss various options for mutually beneficial cooperation», — said the Agency interlocutor.
According to him, now JDC is working with potential buyers MS-21 on the possibility of supplying them with engines PD-14 after receiving the airworthiness certificate for the plane.
«We do presentations of our product to representatives of airlines from the CIS countries, Asia, Latin America and Africa, which are the target foreign markets. The PD-14 engine already interested a number of customers», — said the representative of the JDC.
The world’s largest aerospace show kicks off at Le Bourget on 19 June. The exhibition brings together more than 20 Russian companies, they are here as civil and military aircraft. In particular, the United aircraft Corporation shows the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft in the livery of the Mexican airline Interjet. «Helicopters of Russia» shows the model of a light multipurpose helicopter «Ansat», which plan to withdraw to the European market. Rosoboronexport brought the aircraft and weapons that are in demand on the world market