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  • Top 10 highlights from 50 Paris air shows


    ​On the eve of the 51st Paris air show, and in anticipation of a memorable week at Le Bourget, we take a look back at ten highlights of previous editions of Le Salon.


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  • Tu-95 crash adds to list of recent Russian incidents


    A Tupolev Tu-95MS “Bear H” strategic bomber has crashed during a training flight near Khabarovsk, marking the sixth...


  • PARIS: Ilyushin Finance navigates choppy domestic waters


    ​Only a year ago Ilyushin Finance seemed in a very different position. A longstanding debate about its mixed ownership...


  • PARIS: Russian military revamps modernisation plans


    ​Asking questions about next generation bombers and unmanned air vehicle projects in Russia’s defence industry leads to...


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  • Tu-95 crash adds to list of recent Russian incidents

    News | 14 Jul 2015 11:47 | Beth Stevenson

    A Tupolev Tu-95MS “Bear H” strategic bomber has crashed during a training flight near Khabarovsk, marking the sixth incident involving a Russian air force aircraft since the beginning of June.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Tu-95-crash-adds-to-list-of-recent-Russian-incidents-414611/
  • PARIS: Ilyushin Finance navigates choppy domestic waters

    News | 17 Jun 2015 06:15 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Only a year ago Ilyushin Finance seemed in a very different position. A longstanding debate about its mixed ownership structure was finally poised for resolution. Negotiations remained active last summer with Bombardier about a proposal to buy 100 locally-built Q400 turboprops, as the Russian lessor waited for CSeries deliveries to begin in mid-2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Ilyushin-Finance-navigates-choppy-domestic-waters-413270/
  • PARIS: Russian military revamps modernisation plans

    News | 17 Jun 2015 05:27 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Asking questions about next generation bombers and unmanned air vehicle projects in Russia’s defence industry leads to quick – albeit unhelpful – responses in on-the-record interviews.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Russian-military-revamps-modernisation-plans-413287/
  • PARIS: Weakening ruble revives VIP Tu-204 sales pitch

    News | 16 Jun 2015 06:11 | Stephen Trimble

    ​If there is any silver lining to Russia's recent economic woes, it has revived interest in a VIP version of the Tupolev Tu-204.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Weakening-ruble-revives-VIP-Tu-204-sales-pitch-413618/
  • PARIS: Irkut president sets out MC-21 ambitions

    News | 15 Jun 2015 14:37 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Do not question Oleg Demchenko’s ambition. As the president of Irkut, the chain-smoking 71-year-old executive is leading a Russian company with little track record in the commercial market into a direct sales confrontation against Airbus and Boeing, which, Demchenko notes, will do “anything they can” to stop a new competitor.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PARIS-Irkut-president-sets-out-MC-21-ambitions-413204/
  • Top 10 highlights from 50 Paris air shows

    News | 12 Jun 2015 10:32

    ​On the eve of the 51st Paris air show, and in anticipation of a memorable week at Le Bourget, we take a look back at ten highlights of previous editions of Le Salon.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Top-10-highlights-from-50-Paris-air-shows-413443/