28 Dec 2018 13:57

NPO Energomash delivered 18 rocket engines in 2018 - press service

MOSCOW. Dec 28 (Interfax-AVN) - NPO Energomash made record deliveries of liquid-fuel rocket engines in 2018, the company press service said in a statement on Friday.

"Eighteen engines were supplied to foreign and domestic clients this year," the statement said.

According to it, 11RD-180 engines were supplied to the U.S. company United Launch Alliance over the year, and another U.S. company, Orbital ATK, received five RD-181 engines.

"NPO Energomash also fully met its obligation to deliver RD-191 rocket engines for Russian Angara launch vehicles," the statement said.