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  • Irkut bullish on Yak-130 prospects


    Irkut anticipates sealing a follow-on order for its Yak-130 with the Russian defence ministry over the next 12 months, as it targets a 40% share of the global market for advanced jet trainers.


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  • AIRSHOW CHINA: CATIC hunts elusive JF-17 export deal


    ​CATIC has had discussions with seven or eight countries about the Chengdu/Pakistan Aeronautical Complex JF-17 fighter,...


  • Irkut bullish on Yak-130 prospects


    Irkut anticipates sealing a follow-on order for its Yak-130 with the Russian defence ministry over the next 12 months,...


  • Irkut still contemplating MC-21 name change


    Renaming the developmental MC-21 narrowbody is still under consideration by Russian manufacturer Irkut, although it...


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  • MC-21 to fly in spring 2016 with deliveries in 2018

    News | 14 Nov 2014 15:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Irkut is aiming to deliver the first four MC-21 aircraft to customers in 2018, following certification of the twin-engined type at the end of 2017.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MC-21-to-fly-in-spring-2016-with-deliveries-in-2018-406097/
  • AIRSHOW CHINA: CATIC hunts elusive JF-17 export deal

    News | 12 Nov 2014 13:10 | Greg Waldron

    ​CATIC has had discussions with seven or eight countries about the Chengdu/Pakistan Aeronautical Complex JF-17 fighter, but political turmoil in the Middle East has delayed a foreign purchase of the aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AIRSHOW-CHINA-CATIC-hunts-elusive-JF-17-export-deal-405956/
  • ANALYSIS: Ukraine's and Russia's aerospace industries will be hit hard by deteriorating relations

    News | 23 Sep 2014 09:16

    Ever since Russia-backed forces began to take control of the Crimean peninsula at the end of February, a steady of escalation of sanctions by Ukraine against Russia has had increasingly negative effects on the aerospace sectors of both countries. Since the collapse of the former Soviet Union in 1991, the two countries' industries had enjoyed an at-times contentious but largely productive collaborative relationship. The most recent round of embargoes placed on Russia by Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko, however, will cut the links and cause collateral damage on both sides.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Ukraines-and-Russias-aerospace-industries-will-be-hit-hard-by-deteriorating-relations-403480/
  • Russian charter carrier Bylina ceases operations

    News | 27 Aug 2014 13:27 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Russian authorities have grounded the specialist charter carrier Bylina over the state of its finances.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russian-charter-carrier-Bylina-ceases-operations-403071/
  • ANALYSIS: The changing size and shape of the world airliner fleet

    News | 22 Aug 2014 10:58 | Murdo Morrison

    There are many fronts in the commercial war between the big two airframers. In one crucial skirmish – size of global single-aisle in-service fleet – the Airbus A320 family is within a whisker of overtaking the Boeing 737, when old and current-generation types are combined.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-changing-size-and-shape-of-the-world-airliner-fleet-402837/
  • ANALYSIS: Irkut builds future on Yak-130 and MC-21

    News | 08 Aug 2014 13:53 | Dominic Perry

    ​“I believe,” says Oleg Demchenko, “that my grandchildren will fly in the MC-21." It is a bullish statement from the Irkut president and says much about his faith in the longevity and sales prospects for an airliner that has yet to roll out, let alone perform its maiden flight.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Irkut-builds-future-on-Yak-130-and-MC-21-400399/