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  • High-speed approach played role in Tu-204 crash

    ​Russian investigators have concluded that an unstable approach at high speed contributed to the fatal Red Wings Tupolev Tu-204 overrun at Moscow.

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  • MAKS: Sukhoi aims to meet UAC ambitions for Superjet

    United Aircraft has put its faith in the Superjet to play a lead role in Russia's civil ambitions, and despite a lack...

  • PARIS: Pogosyan sees market for 200 Su-35s

    The mighty Sukhoi Su-35 lancing through the Le Bourget sky this week is just the beginning of the type's international...

  • PARIS: The three aircraft that could transform the fortunes of Ilyushin Finance and Russian aerospace

    That a Russian finance house set up to promote the domestic leasing of home-grown types such as the Ilyushin Il-96 in...

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  • Belavia closes in on 737-800s for longer-range services

    News | 22 Apr 2014 17:58 | Tom Zaitsev

    Belarus state-owned carrier Belavia has chosen the Boeing 737-800 for its planned longer range services.
  • Russia’s Red Wings to add Crimean link

    News | 27 Mar 2014 16:18 | Tom Zaitsev

    Red Wings is to start a service between Moscow Domodedovo and Simferopol, capital of the Crimea region disputed between Ukraine and Russia.
  • Tupolev to join forces with airframer KAPO

    News | 27 Mar 2014 15:02 | Tom Zaitsev

    Russia's design bureau Tupolev is to take over Kazan-based aircraft manufacturer KAPO.
  • Centre-South introduces ex-Aeroflot Superjet

    News | 24 Mar 2014 09:20 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​One of the early Sukhoi Superjet 100s previously used by Aeroflot has been redelivered to a new customer, Centre-South Airlines, which is taking two of the type.
  • IN FOCUS LATAM DEFENCE FIGHTERS: South American air forces count the pennies, kick the tyres

    News | 04 Mar 2014 19:00 | Felipe Salles

    ​FIDAE is always a great opportunity to reassess the status of South American air forces’ fighter programmes. This is true especially after the surprise Brazilian government decision in December 2013 to close its decade-long F-X programme by selecting the Saab Gripen NG (now known officially as the E/F). The advanced age of the fleets and prospect of a locally manufactured fighter model potentially sets the stage for another sweeping round of fighter force upgrades all across the region.
  • Russia willing to help airlines on Tu-204 cost

    News | 04 Mar 2014 12:43 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Russia's industry and trade ministry has expressed willingness to give financial backing for future recipients of Tupolev Tu-204SM twinjets through state subsidies.