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In Antarctica, the IL-76TD-90ВД landed on the ice airfield for the first time.

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The crew of the IL-76TD-90VD made the first landing on the ice airfield of Novolazarevskaya station in Antarctica, reports MIC with reference to the press service of the company "IL". Flight tests were conducted jointly with the State Research Institute of Civil Aviation and Volga-Dnepr Company.


In Antarctica, the IL-76TD-90ВД landed on the ice airfield for the first time.


“The joint crew under the command of the chief pilot of the Aviation Complex named after S.V. Ilyushin, Hero of Russia N.D. Kuimova and chief pilot of the State Research Institute of Civil Aviation Hero of Russia RT Yesayan successfully completed the first landing of the Il-76TD-90VD aircraft at the ice airfield of Novolazarevskaya station in Antarctica. For the first time, an IL-76 aircraft equipped with PS-90A-76 engines landed on the ice, - said in a release.

It is noted that "the tests carried out will make it possible to supplement the manual on the flight operation of airplanes equipped with this type of engine, in part of the possibility of landing on snow-covered ice airfields."
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  1. venaya
    venaya 10 November 2015 08: 15 New
    14
    For the first time an aircraft of the Il-76 type, equipped with PS-90A-76 engines, landed on ice

    It’s a heavy plane, it’s so difficult to land it, apparently the risks were calculated very well.
    1. cniza
      cniza 10 November 2015 08: 20 New
      14
      This is good news, there is not enough information ... I think he sat down in a lightweight version (tests will continue in different modes), how long the strip works and the difficulties in maintaining it. Success, this is our region and there are many of our interests.
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    3. Samaritan
      Samaritan 10 November 2015 08: 20 New
      +8
      Good people help, there are rumors about the restoration of the production of IL-96? Truth?
      1. McLuha-MacLeod
        McLuha-MacLeod 10 November 2015 08: 26 New
        13
        Truth. Even in the news on TV. And also IL-114.
        1. Samaritan
          Samaritan 10 November 2015 08: 46 New
          +3
          Quote: McLooka-MacLeod
          Truth. Even in the news on TV. And also IL-114.

          Well, the news says a lot of things, on Ren TV, the end of the world every other day ... Specifics, Would anyone from the factory or those especially close to the body?
          1. PQ-18
            PQ-18 10 November 2015 11: 59 New
            +3
            Is there anyone from the factory or those especially close to the body?

            the secretaries are usually close to the body of the leadership, but ... they are hardly interested here on the site! wassat
      2. volot-voin
        volot-voin 10 November 2015 08: 43 New
        +9
        Quote: Samaritan
        Good people help, there are rumors about the restoration of the production of IL-96? Truth?

        http://www.ilyushin.org/aircrafts/
        Information from the source. A great alternative to Boeing and Airbus. Import substitution. I wholeheartedly root for our industry, I wish that money would not flow out of the country, the country possessed the most modern technologies, and my children and grandchildren always had high-tech work. Which I wish you too.
        1. Alex_59
          Alex_59 10 November 2015 08: 48 New
          +3
          Quote: Samaritan
          Good people help, there are rumors about the restoration of the production of IL-96?

          Well, they did not stop making them for the SLO Rossiya. Although of course the pace of production of one aircraft in three years can hardly be called serial.
        2. FID
          FID 10 November 2015 08: 51 New
          +7
          Who will buy ??? I have been working with these machines from the day they were born ... Eroflot fundamentally flies on imports, yes, except for the Wings, name at least one a / c flying on domestic equipment is almost impossible (small regionals flying on old "carcasses" do not count ) ... All production will run into a banal economy - no orders, no planes ...
          1. Samaritan
            Samaritan 10 November 2015 09: 04 New
            +1
            One hope for you that devote. Thank! Accordingly, the PS motor 90 .. and wait another years ... the economy will complete its. ...
            1. FID
              FID 10 November 2015 09: 22 New
              0
              Quote: Samaritan
              One hope for you that devote. Thank! Accordingly, the PS motor 90 .. and wait another years ... the economy will complete its. .

              Yes, probably, they will no longer be the PS-90, but they will put something from the PD-14 series, although ... our country is unpredictable ... But, whether they want to buy a / k domestic cars is a question. I'm afraid that without a shout from above - no. The fact is that used planes are cheaper, and all ground staff has long been imprisoned for “bobiks” and “watermelons”, and to re-create after-sales ... See how much money is swelled in SSJ ...
              1. Samaritan
                Samaritan 10 November 2015 09: 33 New
                0
                As always, everything is decided by $$ ...
                duties, of course, can be introduced, but everything will be reflected in our pockets ... we can only believe!
                1. FID
                  FID 10 November 2015 09: 48 New
                  +2
                  Quote: Samaritan
                  duties, of course, can be introduced, but everything will be reflected in our pockets.

                  Already introduced, moreover, the LAW was adopted, according to which, a / k who bought an import aircraft, MUST buy a similar domestic ... But, we know how the laws are implemented in our country. It seems that everything can be rich! At different times, Aeroflot co-owners were: BAB, "Family" (they still share, I think), it seems to me (I don’t say, I SEEK) that Shuvalov was involved ... And the AFL flies to import (I don’t I think a domestic plane).
                  1. Manul
                    Manul 10 November 2015 13: 04 New
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                    Quote: SSI
                    Already introduced, moreover, the LAW was adopted, according to which, a / k who bought an import aircraft, MUST buy a similar domestic ... But, we know how the laws are implemented in our country.

                    But excise taxes on products in stores even work. Customs cars are also very good at collecting taxes. It’s going to be fine .. Obliging to buy our plane is difficult until the tax on the purchase of foreign planes sets the limit.
              2. Samaritan
                Samaritan 10 November 2015 11: 27 New
                0
                Quote: SSI
                Yes, probably, it’s not PS-90, but they’ll put something from the PD-14 series, though ..

                So PD-14 has been finished for 5 years, yes, a new project, and optimized with an airplane ... in short, the fairy tale is said, but not quickly the thing is done ...
          2. neri73-r
            neri73-r 10 November 2015 10: 06 New
            0
            Quote: SSI
            Who will buy ??? I have been working with these machines from the day they were born ... Eroflot fundamentally flies on imports, yes, except for the Wings, name at least one a / c flying on domestic equipment is almost impossible (small regionals flying on old "carcasses" do not count ) ... All production will run into a banal economy - no orders, no planes ...


            So it is necessary to force at the legislative level, for example, 70% of our 30% imports, or in a different ratio at the beginning before the increase in production. angry
            1. FID
              FID 10 November 2015 10: 08 New
              +1
              Quote: neri73-r
              So you have to force them at the legislative level,

              Already described a little higher ...
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          4. gjv
            gjv 10 November 2015 11: 59 New
            +1
            Quote: SSI
            small regionals flying on old "carcasses" do not count

            Small regionals fly and on IL-76TD too ... hi
            Well, Badr Airlines owns two in Sudan (and it is written on Wikipedia that one) ... bully

            ST-BDN (Ser. No. 1023413443), November 14, 2014


            ST-BDE (Ser. No. 1013408252), June 13, 2013
            1. FID
              FID 10 November 2015 12: 07 New
              +2
              But not in Russia ... IL-96-300 5 pieces fly to Cuba ...
        3. venaya
          venaya 10 November 2015 08: 53 New
          +3
          Quote: volot-voin
          .. I wholeheartedly root for our industry, I want money not to flow out of the country ...

          The question is in the money. Western companies give out their planes almost for free, at low interest rates. Our difficulties are that banks cannot provide a low interest rate. The whole business rests precisely on this and not on specific technical characteristics and the final price of the products. As everything is thought out by them, there is no way for us to flurry here.
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      4. gjv
        gjv 10 November 2015 08: 55 New
        +2
        Quote: Samaritan
        there are rumors about the restoration of the production of IL-96?

        Restoring stored with conversion for special use.

        Completed the restructuring of the former cargo plane Il-96-400T (registration number RA-96104, serial number 97693201004), the aircraft-control center Il-96-400VPU for the Federal Security Service of Russia at the airport of OJSC "Voronezh Joint-Stock Aircraft Company". Behind it you can see the completed reconstructing from a former cargo plane, Il-96-400T (registration number RA-96102, production number 97693201002), a VVIP transport aircraft for the Ministry of Defense of Russia and the serviced aircraft Il-96-300 (registration number RA-96019, factory number 74393202019) SLO "Russia". Voronezh, September 2015 (c) Sergey Pugachev / russianplanes.net
      5. Lunic
        Lunic 10 November 2015 21: 42 New
        0
        https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGA54s_naAs

        Yes..
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    5. gjv
      gjv 11 November 2015 15: 12 New
      0
      Quote: venaya
      It’s a heavy plane, it’s so difficult to land it, apparently the risks were calculated very well.


      The right leg of the main Il-76 chassis is parked on the ice of Novolazarevskaya in the Antarctic. bully Shot in 2008.
  2. figwam
    figwam 10 November 2015 08: 15 New
    0
    I wonder when the IL-76TD-90 will go to the BTA.
    1. gjv
      gjv 10 November 2015 11: 36 New
      +1
      Quote: figvam
      I wonder when the IL-76TD-90 will go to the BTA.

      Never. TD - civilian version, all military transport and landing equipment is missing.
      Starting April 29.04.2015, XNUMX, BTA is delivering aircraft IL-76MD-90A under the contract dated 04.10.2012/39/XNUMX by XNUMX units.
  3. SAM 5
    SAM 5 10 November 2015 08: 21 New
    +2
    What is the peculiarity of landing IL-76, equipped with engines PS-90A-76? In a longer run? After all, before that the 76th sat in the Antarctic.
    1. gjv
      gjv 10 November 2015 09: 02 New
      +2
      Quote: SAM 5
      What is the peculiarity of landing IL-76, equipped with engines PS-90A-76?

      Feature, at least in admission to the geography of flights. The aircraft of this modification (with PS-90A-76 engines) meets the ICAO requirements for noise on the ground according to Chapter 4, while all other modifications using D-30-KP (D-30-KP-2) engines only correspond to Chapter 2.
  4. Same lech
    Same lech 10 November 2015 08: 22 New
    +3
    Main characteristics of the IL-76TD Il-76TD-90VD
    D-30KR PS-90A-76 engines
    Thrust, kg 4 x 12 000 4 x 14 500
    Compliance with ICAO Chapter IV no yes
    Maximum take-off weight, t 190 195
    Empty curb weight, t 88 92,5
    Maximum fuel supply, t 90 90
    Maximum landing weight, t 151,5 155
    Maximum mass without fuel, t 138 142,5
    Maximum commercial load, tons 50 50
    Cruising speed, km / h 750-780 750-800
    Flight distance, km
    with a maximum load of 3 400
    with loading 40 t 4 000 4 700
    with loading 25 t 4 600 5 240
    cargo range 9 400 10 200
    Required runway length, m 2 500 2 500
    The height of the airfield, m 1 800 3 000
    Cargo compartment dimensions, m 3,4 x 3,45 x 20 3,4 x 3,45 x 20
    The length of the cargo compartment with ramps, m 24,5 24,5
    The volume of the cargo compartment (with ramps), m3 180 180
    Loader dimensions, m 3,45 x 3,0 3,45 x 3,0


    Almost two hundred tons of weight ... what kind of ice should it be.
    1. Corsair0304
      Corsair0304 10 November 2015 08: 40 New
      +8
      And here it is necessary to take into account not only the thickness, but also the extent of the ice field, slopes, bends ... and a lot of things! Respect and respect to our pilots! In general, here's what they write:
      "Novolazarevskaya
      Finally - an air pier, which, of course, can hardly be called an airport. However, the airfield base of Novolazarevskaya station in Antarctica has the opportunity to meet planes with polar explorers and extreme tourists. A snow-ice runway is provided for all types of aircraft, providing the base with about 20 people. "
      1. Corsair0304
        Corsair0304 10 November 2015 08: 46 New
        +5
        In the same topic:
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    3. gjv
      gjv 10 November 2015 10: 10 New
      +2
      Quote: The same Lech
      Almost two hundred tons of weight ...

      Landing is with a weight of about 125 - 150 tons. Fuel production in horizontal flight.
      Quote: The same Lech
      ... this is what ice should be.

      Strength of at least 6 kgf / cm2.
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    5. gjv
      gjv 10 November 2015 13: 05 New
      +2
      Quote: The same Lech
      PS-90A-76

  5. drop
    drop 10 November 2015 08: 36 New
    +4
    There is no author of this interesting article, but it's a pity. If anyone can share the radio equipment for this landing. The aircraft is equipped with radio navigation and instrumental landing equipment developed by JSC "VNIIRA". Her role in this maneuver.
    Itself was once a member of the State Commission from the USSR Ministry of Radio Industry for the State. tests of this magnificent aircraft and its adoption. I have the honor.
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    2. gjv
      gjv 10 November 2015 10: 33 New
      +1
      Yuri Grigoryevich, you need to find and read Guidelines for the provision of airfield flights of IL-76 aircraft to Antarctica at st. "Youth" and "Novolazarevskaya"where the technical regulation of flight operations is described. The general state of affairs is as follows:
      A new level of economic development of the country at the beginning of the XXI century allowed expanding the volume of expeditionary activity. The number of seasonal and wintering teams has been increased to 120 and 110 people, respectively; the number of year-round operating stations remained - 5 (Mirny, Vostok, Progress, Novolazarevskaya, Bellingshausen); the number of seasonal field bases increased to 5 against 2 in 1997, the Russian, Leningrad and Union were added to Molodezhnaya and Druzhnaya-4; the number of expedition ships remained the same (R / V “Akademik Fedorov” - AARI of Roshydromet and R / V “Akademik Alexander Karpinsky” - FGUNPP PMGE Rosnedr); the number of expeditionary aircraft has changed: instead of 2 helicopters and 2 planes, it was proposed to use 2 helicopters, 2 aircraft on a ski-wheeled chassis and the IL-76TD transport aircraft for intercontinental flights; for the first time, the need to build and operate four snow-ice runways in Antarctica was declared, while in 1997 they were not mentioned.
      ... (here I missed the information on shipping and geodesy, completely http://www.aari.ru/misc/publicat/paa/PAA-84/53-66.pdf
      Modern aviation support for RAE transportation operations is carried out using intercontinental flights of the Il-76TD aircraft from Cape Town (South Africa) to the snow-ice runway (runway) of Novolazarevskaya station and vice versa. The runway of Novolazarevskaya station has a valid operating certificate issued by the Federal Air Transport Agency in coordination with the Federal Air Transport Agency during the annual expert assessments of the status of the runway and aerodrome equipment. Intracontinental flights between the Russian Bellingshausen, Novolazarevskaya, Progress and Vostok stations are provided by an American-made BT-67 aircraft on a ski-wheeled chassis owned by a Canadian airline. All flights are carried out within the framework of the international aviation program DROMLAN, which is organized by the national Antarctic programs of Belgium, Great Britain, Germany, India, the Netherlands, Norway, Russia, Finland, Sweden, South Africa and Japan, which have launched their activities in the Queen Maud Land and adjacent areas . Flights under this program are conducted on a cooperative basis, taking into account the requests of each of the national programs for the required volumes of air transportation of passengers and cargo every summer Antarctic season. The air operator of this program in agreement with all
      Its participants were ALCI, Cape Town (South Africa).
      1. drop
        drop 10 November 2015 15: 37 New
        +2
        Dear GIV, you have fully disclosed the situation. The airdrome is equipped in the 1 category. I have the honor.
  6. 3 Gorynych
    3 Gorynych 10 November 2015 08: 39 New
    +3
    Very good news, in spite of the fact that we, too, have lost interests ...! On ships it is much more convenient to deliver, but for a long time, and aviation is 10-20 times faster. It’s good for the Russian Federation that we will resume work there again! Hooray ...
  7. cormorant
    cormorant 10 November 2015 08: 41 New
    +1
    I am not a pilot, but a sailor. In a nutshell, why did the required runway length not decrease with an increase in engine thrust performance?
    1. FID
      FID 10 November 2015 10: 19 New
      +3
      Landing speed is little dependent on traction. The increase in traction is necessary for TAKEOFF ... The separation speed is the same, plus the margin of the strip for the interrupted take-off, something like that, in a nutshell ...
      1. dmmyak40
        dmmyak40 12 November 2015 15: 30 New
        +1
        In principle, an increase in traction helps to increase reverse thrust, i.e. reverse. And this is a decrease in the length of the run despite the fact that the restrictions on the speed of using the reverse in connection with the snow-ice surface of the runway can be significantly lower.
  8. SAM 5
    SAM 5 10 November 2015 08: 46 New
    +3
    why, with an increase in engine throttle performance, did the runway length not decrease?

    I think because of the mass.
  9. askort154
    askort154 10 November 2015 08: 51 New
    +1
    I wonder where the photo was taken? In the background is seen IL-76 (A-50). It seems that he has already "mastered" Antarctica!
    1. halida-h
      halida-h 10 November 2015 09: 21 New
      0
      Aha lol And the green trees stand in Antarctica. wink
      1. askort154
        askort154 10 November 2015 10: 19 New
        0
        halida-h .... Yeah! And the green trees stand in Antarctica.

        Right. He focused on the A-50, but did not notice the trees. Most likely, this is in Ivanovo.
      2. SAM 5
        SAM 5 10 November 2015 11: 03 New
        0
        And the green trees stand in Antarctica

        Another photolap.
  10. Mihalich17
    Mihalich17 10 November 2015 09: 36 New
    0
    What are we doing? )))))
    I love this kind of news!
    Straight "bursting" with pride in OUR servants!
    Work in progress, in progress !!! Good luck to all of us !!!
  11. Barakuda
    Barakuda 10 November 2015 20: 05 New
    +1
    First-person news, maybe someone has not seen
  12. Cook
    Cook 10 November 2015 21: 37 New
    +5
    It is gratifying of course that there are such plans for the production of airplanes, but I did not see any specifics for passenger wide-body bodies. The capacity of our market for such aircraft is not very large; without sales abroad, production will be very difficult to make profitable. In principle, if you compete with 767/777, then without any additional measures on the part of the state, you can not do to support these aircraft. But this will definitely affect the ticket price. In my opinion, cooperation with China to create a large aircraft is a possible way out. Here's another thing, our equipment lags far behind in the intervals between maintenance visits, we have significantly less intervals. We lag behind in the availability of spare parts and, in general, in after-sales service. You see, in the West this is a whole system that has been worked out for years. It is no secret that airlines do not buy aircraft, but lease them. And if you took the plane, in order to repay the lease payments you have to drive it in the tail and mane. Any unplanned downtime may permanently knock out an airline from the schedule. The lessor doesn’t care if the plane is flying or flying, he still has to pay the money. For us, for example, if the engine or the APU is out of order, the whole pipe is up, put the plane to the fence and wait until it is repaired, or more often, remove it from another. And if you take a Boeing, for example, at 737, the chassis overhaul life is 19000 landings, after which the racks must be sent for repair. So, for this case, there are leasing companies that lease swing "legs" for 1,5 - 2 months, while yours are in repair. The same thing with engines. That is, everything is sharpened for minimal downtime. Again, any spare part can be delivered in the shortest possible time. The manufacturer is in contact with the operator around the clock. If we could fix this, then I think that domestic carriers would take a different look at our equipment.