Rogozin told about the number of orders for MS-21 aircraft

© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Hinakura in fotobanka component Assembly of MS-21 aircraft at the Ulyanovsk aviation plant Aviastar-SP. Archival photoRogozin told about the number of orders for MS-21 aircraft© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Highacidity the image Bank

Russian and foreign companies have issued firm orders for 185 of the new Russian aircraft MS-21, said Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin on Thursday at the forum «Day of advanced technologies for law enforcement agencies.»

«One hundred eighty-five firm orders before the first flight. After the first order, you will see there are other orders,» — said Rogozin.

MS-21 is a promising passenger aircraft with a capacity from 150 to 211 passengers, includes the latest developments in aircraft and engine design, avionics and systems. He was replaced by Soviet aircraft «Tu», «Yak» and «An».

As reported in the Corporation «Irkut» 1.5 weeks ago, the MS-21 airliner is now preparing for flight tests in accordance with the approved schedule. First flight, as stated, at the end of may.

Rogozin told about the number of orders for MS-21 aircraft© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotoracconti passenger plane of new generation MS-21

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