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  • Iraqi air force orders 24 KAI T-50s

    ​Iraq has signed a $1.1 billion contract for 24 Korea Aerospace Industries T-50 advanced jet trainers, giving the South Korean firm its second international customer for the type.

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  • MAKS: Rysachok twin turboprop exhibited in armed guise

    Russian industrial collaboration was on display at MAKS in the form of the Rysachok twin turboprop.

  • PARIS: Irkut's Demchenko insists MS-21 follows in a fine tradition of Russian civil aerospace

    Serious competition from Russian airframers may not have troubled market forecasters in Toulouse or Seattle for many...

  • Kazakh crash reportedly involves local operator SCAT

    Unconfirmed reports from Russia indicate that an accident in Kazakhstan involves a domestic service operated by local...

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  • ANALYSIS: Will sanctions affect Russia's aerospace integration with the West?

    News | 08 Aug 2014 09:43 | Murdo Morrison

    ​At first glance, the Russian presence at this year’s Farnborough reflected the confidence of the country’s resurgent aerospace sector, and the value with which its key players regard the biennial air show. All the industry’s big names had sizeable chalets or stands, including United Aircraft (UAC), the holding company for most of the country’s aircraft brands, as well as Russian Helicopters and defence export agency Rosonboronexport. UAC company Irkut had its own exhibition area for a mock-up of the in-development MC-21 narrowbody, while another subsidiary, Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCAC), had two Superjet 100s on static display with its Italian partner Superjet International.
  • Grozny-Avia adds Crimean base

    News | 28 Apr 2014 14:46 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Grozny-Avia is setting up a base at Simferopol, with a view to linking the Crimean regional capital to several Russian cities.
  • GTLK Europe to finance 737-700 for SCAT

    News | 28 Mar 2014 11:49 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Russian lessor GTLK Europe has agreed to finance a Boeing737-700 for Kazakhstan’s SCAT.
  • Centre-South introduces ex-Aeroflot Superjet

    News | 24 Mar 2014 09:20 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​One of the early Sukhoi Superjet 100s previously used by Aeroflot has been redelivered to a new customer, Centre-South Airlines, which is taking two of the type.
  • Grozny-Avia switches focus from Superjet to A319

    News | 19 Mar 2014 18:09 | Tom Zaitsev

    Russian carrier Grozny-Avia intends to acquire Airbus A319 narrowbodies, after backing down on plans to take two Sukhoi Superjet 100 regional airliners.
  • SINGAPORE: ​Growing military orders help Irkut to target civil market

    News | 03 Feb 2014 17:55 | Vladimir Karnozov

    Although best known for its Yak-130 military trainers and vectored-thrust Sukhoi fighters, Irkut is working hard on the MS-21 next-generation passenger airliner in the hope of restoring Russia’s position in the global commercial aircraft market.