Assembly of first AN-132 almost complete: official release planned for December, - Ukroboronprom CEO Romanov. PHOTOS

Ukroboronprom state defense concern plans to supply the first aircraft AN-132 to Saudi Arabia in Q1 2017.

A solemn roll-out of new AN-132 transport aircraft will take place in December this year, Ukroboronprom CEO Roman Romanov told journalists, Censor.NET reports citing UNIAN.

"We are going to present new aircraft AN-132 in December," Romanov said.

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Antonov SE is completing the assembly of the first copy of new AN-132 transport aircraft.

The photos confirm that the plane is almost ready for operation, its fuselage assembled, wings and Pratt & Whitney Canada engines installed.

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