Chuguev Aviation Repair Plant History of CHARZ plant

Plant history

The state enterprise “Chuguev Aviation Repair Plant" was founded on September 1, 1938 as aircraft repair workshops of the “Chuguev Military Aviation Pilot School". Then there were the traditions of efficiency and quality in the repair of aviation equipment – combat and training units demanded fast restoration and commissioning of fighters and training aircraft.

From 1942 to 1945 workshops worked under evacuation in Chimkent (Kazakhstan). During the war, 534 aircraft, 1052 aircraft engines and 181 special vehicles were returned to service.

Company Names:

  • 1246 Aviation repair base;
  • Military unit 36986;
  • 536 Air Force Aircraft Repair Plant;
  • State Enterprise of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine “Chuguev Aviation Repair Plant".

The U-2 (Po-2) multipurpose aircraft designed by the NN Polikarpov Design Bureau. It was repaired by the ChVUL air-repair workshops from 1938 to 1947.

UT-2 training aircraft designed by the design bureau of A. Yakovlev Design Bureau. It was repaired by the ChVUL air-repair workshops from 1938 to 1947.

Fighter I-16 design KB NN Polikarpov. It was repaired by the ChVUL air-repair workshops from 1939 to 1946.

Middle bomber Su-2 (BB-1) designed by the design bureau P. O. Sukhoi. Served in AWP in 1941.

The Il-2 attack aircraft designed by the design bureau of S.V. Ilyushin. Served in AWP in 1941.

The fighter I-15bis (I-152) designed by the design bureau N. N. Polikarpova. Workshop repaired in 1941.

Labor biography of the plant is widely known in Ukraine and abroad. The quality of aircraft repaired at CHARZ is confirmed by the operation of aircraft directly under combat conditions. During operation, the plant repaired aircraft for Bulgaria, Poland, Egypt, Iraq, Cuba, Libya, India, Equatorial Guinea, the CIS countries. With a training base, the company provided advice and trained specialists from Bulgaria, Hungary, Germany, Romania, Poland, India, Iraq, Cuba to repair and operate aircraft and engines.

The Yak-7 fighter designed by A. Yakovlev Design Bureau was repaired by aircraft repair workshops from 1944 to 1946.

La-7 fighter designed by S. A. Lavochkin design bureau. It was repaired by aircraft repair workshops from 1946 to 1950.

La-5 fighter designed by S.A. Lavochkin. It was repaired by aircraft repair workshops from 1945 to 1947.

MiG-15 fighter designed by the A. I. Mikoyan design bureau. It was repaired by the company from 1953 to 1977.

MiG-17 fighter designed by the A. I. Mikoyan design bureau. It was repaired by the company from 1961 to 1965.

Training aircraft L-29 "Dolphin" Repaired by the company since 1966.

MiG-23 fighter designed by the A. I. Mikoyan design bureau. Repaired by the company since 1975.

Training aircraft L-39 "Albatross" Repaired by the company since 1994.

OUR PRODUCTION

OVERHAUL AND MODERNIZATION OF PLANES L-39 PHONE: +38 05746 42103

Modernization of aircraft and their components, assemblies and equipment, auxiliary power units, demilitarization, refinement of aircraft under the A-39D.

Fax:

+38 05746 41957

Address:

Aviator Microdistrict, 162, Chuguev-1, Kharkiv region, Ukraine, 63501