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NPO Saturn

NPO Saturn
Native name
ОАО «НПО „Сатурн“»
Open joint-stock company
Industry Mechanical engineering
Founded 1916 (1916), 2001 (2001)
Key people
Ilya Nikolayevich Fyodorov, managing director
Products Aircraft engines, ¿power units?
Revenue RUB10.5 billion[1] (2011)
RUB53 million (2011)
Number of employees
23 000 (27.03.2011) (2011)

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.[2] 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.


  • Products 1
    • Turbojets 1.1
    • Turbofans 1.2
  • References 2
  • External links 3


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  1. ^ «Сатурн» подвел итоги - Новости
  2. ^ NPO Saturn company history 1997-2008
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External links

  • Official site
  • NPO Saturn history
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