New AI-450CP turboprop engine certified

On May 5, 2018, the State Aviation Service of Ukraine issued Type Certificate no. TD0070, Edition 02 to SE Ivchenko Progress for confirmation of compliance of the AI-450CP engine with EASA CS-E European Airworthiness Requirements. The new AI-450CP turboprop engine that received the Type Certification, has been designed to power the DART 450 type trainers (Diamond Aircraft Industries, Austria), and affords the execution of aerobatic manoeuvers incl. the inverted flight.