Beriev Aircraft Company completed a major overhaul of the Tu-142ME long haul anti-submarine warfare aircraft


On December 2, 2011, the Tu-142ME long haul anti-submarine warfare (ASW) aircraft (tail number 312) was handed-overto the Indian Navy after a major overhaul at Beriev Aircraft Company. The aircraft completed all necessary flight-testing. On December 5, 2011 it was handed-over to the Indian Navy and departed to its home base.

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Tu-142ME 
Source: Beriev Aircraft Company
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Eight Tu-142ME aircraft manufactured at Taganrog in the end of the 1980-s were delivered to the Indian Navy. The Indian part has been cooperating closely with Rosoboronexport and Beriev Aircraft Company regarding the issues of repair/overhaul and service-life extension.

Beriev Aircraft Company provides aftersales and maintenance services (including overhauls and spare parts delivery) for the aircraft delivered to the Indian Navy.

In general, the overhaul program of the Indian’s Tu-142MEs will be carried out at Beriev Aircraft Company in the period till 2020.

For further information, please, contact:

Beriev Aircraft Company’s press-service
Tel +7 8634 390-901, +7 8634 390-882
Fax: +7 8634 647-434
e-mail: 
info@beriev.com