OPINION: Can Russia make the MC-21 a sales success?

MC-21 debut - Irkut

Even as the MC-21’s wheels lifted from the runway at Irkut’s aviation plant, hardly anyone outside ­Siberia knew that Russia’s most advanced passenger aircraft had been scheduled to fly.

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