The model of the transport worker "Elephant" passed the first blowing-off tests

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Experts the Central aero hydrodynamic institutes situated near Moscow a name of Zhukovsky carried out the first cycle of aerodynamic tests of model of the perspective heavy transport Elephant plane developed as replacement to the outdate Soviet cargo An-124 planes An-124 "Ruslan". According to the message institutes, tests confirmed the settlement characteristics of the plane defined at a design stage. Design of the transport Elephant plane is conducted by order Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation since 2016. The project assumes plane creation according to the scheme...

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