The State bench tests of the D-27 turbopropfan engine

The State bench tests of the D-27 turbopropfan engine, designated for powering the An-70 aircraft, were completed successfully. Completion of D-27 turbopropfan engine official bench tests

1. At SE Ivchenko-Progress facilities, from October 16 to December 14, 2012, the D-27 turbopropfan engine was passing official bench tests in configuration with the SV-27 turbopropfan. The tests were completed successfully.

2. In December 30, 2012, the D-27 turbopropfan engine official tests certificate was approved by the Commander-in-chief of the military air forces of Russian Federation and the Director of development and arms and military hardware procurement Department of Ministry of Defence of Ukraine.

3. In April 10, 2013, at the FGUP enterprise “Salute gasoturbostroenie scientific and production Centre” facilities (Moscow) a solemn ceremony of the Certificate presentation took place.