AVIANT, KIEVSKY GOSUDARSTVENNY AVIATSIONNY ZAVOD (Aviant, Kiev State Aviation Plant)
The Kiev Aviation Plant has effectively terminated work on the Antonov An-32 twin-turboprop transport and An-124 heavy transport. However, it built two prototypes of the An-70 four-propfan transport and shares in production with Aviacor at Samara. The two firms will also manufacture the Tupolev Tu-334 twin-turbofan transport (as of 2004). Overhauls An-24/26, An-32 and An-124 aircraft. Non-aviation activities include manufacture of trolley-buses, pressure chambers and customer goods. Recently contributed to manufacture of prototype Aviaimpex Yanhol helicopter prototype.
Aviant previously built 3,320 An-2s (1947-59), 1,028 An-24s (1959-78), 1,402 An-26s (1969-85), 123 An-30s (1973-79), 361 An-32s and 17 An-124s.