History

The history of establishment and development of State Enterprise “Konotop Aircraft Repair Plant “AVIAKON”

The whole history of SE "AVIAKON" is aiming for the sky

1931

Establishment of aircraft repair workshops in Zaporozhye as a part of the 18th aviation brigade of Ukrainian military county

1940

The aircraft repair workshops got the name of the 16th separate aircraft repair workshops

1931-1940

The aircraft repair workshops got the name of the 16th separate aircraft repair workshops

1941-1945

Refurbishment of aircrafts ИЛ-4, Су-2, Ил-2, ЛАГГ-3, Р-5, По-2, УТ-2, Ли-2 and aviation motors M-11, M-62 as a part of the Acting Army of the Southern Front of the Great Patriotic War

1945

The 16th aircraft repair workshops were renamed into the 95th aircraft repair workshops

1946

Renaming of the 95-th Independent Aircraft Repair Workshops into the 224-th Aircraft Repair Depot, with its location in Konotop

1950

Overhaul and refurbishment of TU-4 bombers and aviation motor ASh-73TK

1960

Overhaul of aircraft engines

1963

Renaming of the 224-th Aircraft Repair Depot into the Konotop Aircraft Repair Plant (the 535-th Aircraft Repair Plant)

1964-1996

Overhaul, refurbishment and re-equipment of Mi-6 helicopters of all modifications

1969

Overhaul and re-equipment of search-and-rescue variant of Мi-6 helicopter No. 1005 for application in space programs «Soyuz-4», «Soyuz-5»

1970

Overhaul and refurbishment of Mi-10 helicopters of all modifications

1970

Designation of the Konotop Aircraft Repair Plant as the leading enterprise in the repair network of the USSR Air Force for overhaul and re-equipment of Mi-6, Mi-10 helicopters of all modifications

1972

Conversion of Мi-6А helicopters into control air center (Теma 72)

1976 till now

Overhaul and refurbishment, and re-equipment of Mi-24, Mi-35 helicopters of all modifications

1989 till now

Overhaul and refurbishment, and re-equipment of Mi-26 helicopters

1992 till now

Overhaul and refurbishment, and re-equipment of Mi-8, Mi-17 helicopters and their modifications

1992

Renaming of the Konotop Aircraft Repair Plant (the 535-th Aircraft Repair Plant) into the State Enterprise of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine «Konotop Aircraft Repair Plant «АVIAKON»

1993

Overhaul and refurbishment, and re-equipment of Mi-2 helicopters of all modifications

1996 till now

Performance of overhaul and refurbishment of Mi-line helicopters by SE “AVIAKON” field teams at the bases of Customers - the aircraft operators in the countries of Eastern Europe, Africa and Latin America