Frigate Ecojet choosing between Russia, Europe

Russian company Frigate Ecojet, which is working to develop a widebody medium-haul passenger airliner with a highly elliptical fuselage, is about to make the final choice of l[...]

Russian assembly of Antonov aircraft may stop

The worsening of relations between Russia and Ukraine is threatening joint aircraft production programs.[...]

Full-flight simulator for Tu-204SM

The upgraded Tupolev Tu-204SM narrowbody airliner has yet to find its launch customer, but the manufacturer already has a full-flight simulator with six degrees of freedom for[...]
Harbin Y-12E Certified In Russia (Here - Y12F presented at MAKS2015)

Harbin Y-12E certified in Russia

The Russian exclusive distributor is Fly Avia, which signed a preliminary agreement with Harbin for the delivery of four such aircraft.[...]

Pratt & Whitney delivers first engine for MC-21

The powerplant was delivered to Irkut Corporation’s production facility by a special charter flight on August 23.[...]
Volga-Dnepr Gulf

Volga-Dnepr Gulf completes MRO on 747s for Malaysian Customer

Russian MRO provider is counting on a prolonged partnership with Eagleexpress[...]

"Our goal is to help the Russian aircraft industry become sustainable"

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade told Show Observer about the government’s plans to help Russian aircraft industry further evolve.[...]

Composite biplane from Novosibirsk

The MAKS 2015 flying display program includes a prototype of the TVS-2DT composite biplane by Siberian Aeronautical Research Institute (SibNIA).[...]

Irkutsk Airport to grow into special economic zone

The zone will provide tax benefits to MRO companies, freight forwarders and warehouses[...]

IFC, Red Wings to jointly promote SSJ 100 to foreign markets

The Russian lessor Ilyushin Finance Co. (IFC) and Red Wings, a Vnukovo-based airline, are planning an unusual collaboration scheme to promote Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ 100) air[...]

Sukhoi Business Jet At MAKS

Russia’s first airliner aimed exclusively at the bizav market.[...]
PD-14 at the testbench

PD-14 ready for first flight

UEC is bringing to the MAKS exhibition a prototype of its new PD-14 turbofan engine, which has already undergone open test bench trials in Perm.[...]

Despite the sanctions

Despite the complex political situation, many international companies are attending the 12th MAKS air show, opened in Zhukovsky today.[...]

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