Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) joined the program for the construction of an innovative multi-task turboprop new generation ILX-34 – the armaments company said. According to PGZ, this is the first step towards the revitalization of the domestic aviation industry.
A letter of intent regarding the new aircraft was signed by the representatives of the Institute of Aviation, PGZ and the Industrial Development Agency. The project will be implemented in cooperation with foreign partners. It will be implemented under the patronage of the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education.
The aircraft is to be adapted for long-term patrol flights and be able to operate from unpaved runways.