The KLA told about the expected demand for Russian-Chinese aircraft CR929

© RIA Novosti / Zhanna Manukyan the Photo of the layout of the Russian-Chinese aircraft CR929The KLA told about the expected demand for Russian-Chinese aircraft CR929© RIA Novosti / Zhanna Manukyan

The demand created by the Russo-Chinese widebody long-haul aircraft CR929 in the Chinese market, according to estimates of the United aircraft Corporation (JSC «UAC»), will be about one thousand cars in the next 20 years, said Tuesday the President of UAC, Yuri Slusar.

«The plane will be in demand. According to our estimates, in Russia we plan to sell up to 120 cars in the next 20 years. Chinese market, it is much more — up to 1,000 cars,» — said Slusar reporters on the sidelines of the Zhuhai Airshow, where for the first time presented a demo of the layout of the aircraft.

He stressed that China is now the fastest growing market and South-East Asia in the next 20 years — the most capacious segment of the world in civil aviation.

On Tuesday, the UAC and the Chinese civil aviation Corporation (COMAC) for the first time presented on the next Zhuhai air show a full-scale mockup CR929.

A demo version of layout 1:1 includes a cockpit and a three-class layout of the passenger compartment. Layout length — 22 meters height — 6.5 meters, a width of 5.9 meters. The salon is equipped with two rows of seats in first class, three rows of seats business class and four rows of seats in the economy class, the including an entertainment system.

The basic version CR929-600 in a three-class layout can carry 280 passengers to a distance of 12 thousand kilometers. The family of aircraft will be also versions with a longer fuselage (CR929-700) and a shorter fuselage (CR929-500).

© RIA Novosti / Zhanna Manukyan the Photo of the layout of the Russian-Chinese aircraft CR929The KLA told about the expected demand for Russian-Chinese aircraft CR929© RIA Novosti / Zhanna Manukyan the Photo of the layout of the Russian-Chinese aircraft CR929

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