NPO Saturn

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NPO Saturn, JSC (НПО Сатурн) is a Russian aircraft engine manufacturer, formed from the mergers of Rybinsk motors JSC and Lyul'ka-Saturn JSC (after Arkhip Mikhailovich Lyulka) in 2001.[1] Saturn's engines power many former Eastern Bloc aircraft, such as the Tupolev Tu-154. Saturn holds a 50% stake in the PowerJet joint venture with Snecma. The company, founded by Pavel Aleksandrovich Soloviev, has its headquarters in the town of Rybinsk.

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Turbojets[edit]

Turbofans[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ NPO Saturn company history 1997-2008
  2. ^ "Saturn military aircraft engines of the 4th generation". NPO Saturn website. Retrieved 28 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "Saturn military aircraft engines of generation 4+". NPO Saturn website. Retrieved 28 April 2011. 
  4. ^ "Saturn military engines for unmanned aerial vehicles". NPO Saturn website. Retrieved 28 April 2011. 

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