Vladimir Sergeevich Fedorov
General director, academician of the International Academy of real economic
Public corporation “Gorjkovskij plant of communication equipment in the name of A.S Popov” is at production, technical servicing, repair and modernization of aviation and ground radio stations. Considerable proportion of Russian and SNG planes is equipped with devices of “Gorjkovskij plant of communication equipment in the name of A.S Popov”.
During World War I, a number of plants were evacuated into the middle of the country. 7 of them were transferred to Nizhniy Novgorod. Among of them was the plant called “Molot”, which began its production 1 February of 1916. This plant started the history of “Gorjkovskij plant of communication equipment in the name of A.S Popov”.
In 1918, along with providing military orders, the plant became the only in the region of Nizhniy Novgorod, which produces agricultural instruments.
During preparation works on building of Gorjkovskij car-plant, former plant “Molot” produced first Soviet “Fords” and cars of ford samples.
Since April of 1932 the plant began to produce buses; and since April of 1946 the plant became the only independent one of such profile.
In December 1951 the plant was reorganized into the plant producing radio equipment. The production of aviation vehicles for communication. Reliability and easiness in exploitation allowed to apply them in different aircrafts.
For contribution to development of the radio technical direction, the plant’s production was awarded with VDNH medals and certificates of different levels on international exhibitions. In 1975 for successful filling of state orders the plant was given the name of the Great Russian inventor of radio A. S. Popov.
Today public corporation “Gorjkovskij plant of communication equipment in the name of A.S Popov” produces technical servicing, repair and modernization of aviation and ground radio stations of SV and DKMV diapasons with power from 50 to 400 watt, aviation major components of complexes of radio communications system, plane vehicles for communication, equipment of speech transaction. The plant`s production are used on planes and helicopters of KB Suhogo, Mikojana, Kamova, Milja, Jakovleva, Berieva, Iljuschina, Tupoleva, Antonova. Among of them are SU-27, SU-24, SU-25SM, SU-30MKI, S-80, MiG-29, MiG -ŔŇ, Ka-50, Ęŕ-52, Ęŕ-226, Ěi-28N, Jak-130, Bĺ-200, IL6-300, IL-86, TU-204, TU-214, IL-76, IL-62, An-124 etc.
Having modern equipment and technologies, the plant began serial production of household goods: car components and medical plants.
For more than 50 years of work in sphere of radio electronics, the plant received public acknowledgement and gained well-deserved authority on Russian and international market.