Russia will continue to produce Ukrainian An-148

Россия продолжит выпускать украинские Ан-148

The Russian factory has a contract for five aircraft for the defense Ministry.

Russia will continue the production of passenger aircraft An-148 Ukrainian razrbotki. This news was declared by the representative of the press service of the Voronezh aircraft factory, which produces ship.

Recently the media reported that Russia ceases production of passenger aircraft An-148 of Ukrainian development “for political reasons”.

“No change in the contract with the defense Ministry for the production of Ukrainian An-148 aircraft was not, their production will depend on the availability of customers… as part of the contract in 2017 remains to produce three An-148 aircraft, and next year two more. Currently, negotiations are underway with Angola and India”, – said the representative of the press service.

May 28 in Russia passed the first test flight of the Russian airliner MS-21, which was moved from December 2016.

Russia is positioning the MS-21 aircraft as a future competitor to Western Airbus A320 and Boeing 737. The liner is able to carry up to 210 passengers.

Recall that the new An-132 Ukraine built without Russian parts.

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