Three airplanes with Perm-built PS-90A engines delivered to the Rossiya special-purpose air unit

Since the beginning of the year, the fleet of the Rossiya special-purpose air unit under the administration of the Russian President has been expanded by receipt of three aircrafts with Perm-built PS-90A engines. The customer received two Tu-204-300s (RA-64057 and RA-64058) and one IL-96-300 (RA-96017).

All the aircrafts are equipped with modern communications systems, and the latest navigational equipment. The PS-90A engines meet all requirements pertaining to noise and emissions.

The fleet of the special-purpose air unit now comprises 14 airplanes with Perm-built PS-90A engines  5 IL-96-300s and 9 Tu-204/214s.

Alexey Mikhalyov, Perm Engine Company managing director:

In 2012 the Perm Engine Company is scheduled to deliver to the Russian Presidential Administration seven PS-90A engines. It is very important to us that the aircraft with Perm-built engines are trusted by the countrys top leaders. In order to ensure that our engines continue to meet the most stringent requirements in the future, we continue to implement a very strict quality control policy.

Additional information:

The Rossiya special-purpose air unit under the Administrative Department of the President of the Russian Federation carries the President of the Russian Federation, newly-elected but not yet serving President of the Russian Federation, the Russian Prime Minister, the Chairman of the Russian Federal Assembly, the Chairman of the Russian State Duma, the Chairman of the Russian Constitutional Court, the Russian General Prosecutor, the head of the Russian Presidential Administration, and the Russian Foreign Minister.


Perm Engine Company (PMZ)- a mass producer of aviation engines for civil and military applications, as well as industrial gas turbine units for power stations and gas transportation.

PMZ is part of the United Engine Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of OBORONPROM specializing in engine-building assets.

OBORONPROM is a multi-faceted machine-building group of companies, founded in 2002. It is part of the Russian Technologies group of companies. Its primary activities are helicopter building (Russian Helicopters) and engine-building (UEC).