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Antonov An-132 takes off

The Antonov An-132 made its maiden flight today, 31 March 2017, the same day as the Airbus A319neo and the Boeing 787-10 double-stretch Dreamliner. The Antonov/Taqnia An-132 is an improved version of the Antonov An-32 twin-engined turboprop transport aircraft and is being developed jointly by Saudi Arabia and Ukraine. It is a multi-role aircraft for […]

Antonov An-132 transport to be built in Saudi Arabia

The Arabian company Taqnia Aeronautics Company and Antonov are going to develop and build the Antonov An-132, a renewed version of the An-26 cargo aircraft, in Saudi Arabia. Taqnia and Antonov signed an agreement this week. The agreement includes the transfer of the necessary technology to Saudi Arabia and to qualify young Saudis to enter […]