Russian Robot to Replace Foreign Equipment used on MC-21 Jetliner

May 26, 2023 @ 08:12 AM

United Aircraft Corporations (UAC) Irkut has collaborated with South Russian State Polytechnic University. N

Russian MC-21, SSJ-100 Passenger Aircraft Will be Shown in New Livery at...

April 29, 2023 @ 05:23 PM

Russian MC-21 and SSJ-100 passenger aircraft, painted in a new livery with domestically-made paints will be presented at the MAKS-2023 international air show in July this year."The aircraft have been painted in a new livery, designed in accordance with the current corporate identity of the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC), presented...

Boeing, AVIC Announce Expansion of Aircraft Composites JV amidst U.S.-China Balloon Row...

February 7, 2023 @ 11:01 AM

Boeing and Aviation Industries Corporation of China (AVIC) announced February 6 the third phase expansion of Tianjin Boeing Composites Co., Ltd, a joint venture to make composite parts for the Boeings line of commercial airliners

Mitsubishi Heavy Likely to Terminate SpaceJet Airliner, Could lose $7.6 Billion

February 7, 2023 @ 04:42 AM

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. plans to terminate Japan's first domestically manufactured passenger jet project, Spacejet launched 15 years ago and sink upto 1 trillion yen ($7

Boeing Delivers Final 747 Aircraft to Atlas Air

February 1, 2023 @ 08:45 AM

Boeing completed delivery of the final Boeing 747 to Atlas Air, bringing to a close more than a half century of production. Boeing employees who designed and built the first 747, known as the "Incredibles," returned to be honored at the Everett factory where the journey of the 747 began in

Israel’s Elbit Systems to Supply Large Main Deck Cargo Doors for Boeing...

January 24, 2023 @ 09:10 AM

Elbit Systems wholly-owned subsidiary, Elbit Systems-Cyclone LTD., has won a contract for the supply of aero-structure assemblies to The Boeing Company

Last Boeing 747 to Join Atlas Air's Freighter Fleet

December 8, 2022 @ 11:16 AM

The last Boeing 747 to be manufactured left the company's widebody factory in advance of its delivery to air freight operator, Atlas Air in early 2023."For more than half a century, tens of thousands of dedicated Boeing employees have designed and built this magnificent airplane that has truly changed the world

Airbus, Boeing to Lose Russian Market as Aeroflot Signs 339 Aircraft Deal...

September 7, 2022 @ 05:28 AM

Russian airplane maker, United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) and national airline, Aeroflot, signed an agreement of intent to purchase 339 aircraft including 210 MS-21, 89 SSJ-NEW and 40 Tu-214 under leasing terms from 2023 to 2030. Yury Slyusar, General Director of the United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) and Sergey Aleksandrovsky, General Director of Aeroflot, signed the agreement at the VII Eastern Economic Forum on Monday

Rostec Conducts 100th Flight of MC-21-310 Aircraft with Russian-made Engine

August 9, 2022 @ 12:32 PM

Rostec has announced the hundredth flight of the MC-21-310 medium-haul airliner fitted with domestic PD-14 engines at Zhukovsky near Moscow. The aircraft is undergoing a flight certification test program at the Flight Research Institute (LII) named after V

Rostec Develops Bird Protection System for Passenger Aircraft

August 6, 2022 @ 06:37 AM

Ruselectronics holding, a subsidiary of Russias state-owned Rostec, has developed a bird protection system for airports - Orni. The system is able to track the flight of up to a hundred birds simultaneously at a distance of up to 21 km

Ruselectronics Develops Components to Replace U.S.-made Electronics in SSJ-100, MC-21 Airliners...

July 25, 2022 @ 01:41 PM

Russias Rostec-owned Ruselectronics holding has developed electronic components to replace American-made communications equipment of SSJ-100 Superjet and MC-21 aircraft. The technical parameters of the new devices make it possible to completely replace American products in the on-board radio communication equipment, state-owned Rostec said in a

Angola's Launda International Airport to become Part of China's 'Air Silk Road'

June 26, 2022 @ 02:08 PM

Angola's upcoming Luanda international airport, being constructed by China Aviation Technology International Engineering Company (CATIEC) will become a part of China's 'Air Silk Road' strategy.On June 17, the naming and unveiling ceremony of the new Luanda International Airport in Angola, built by CATIEC, was held in the Angolan capital