Irkut Wants U.S. Ex-Im Bank To Support MC-21

Russian state-owned aircraft maker Irkut is lobbying for the U.S. Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) to back the MC-21 narrowbody aircraft now in development. Irkut VP-Sales and Marketing Manager Kirill Budaev says the company has started negotiations to persuade Ex-Im to support the MC-21. Irkut is arguing...

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