Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) and China’s Comac have begun conceptual design of their proposed jointly developed widebody airliner, which Moscow now expects to enter service in 2025. Alternative concept designs are under study, a UAC official says. According to Denis Manturov, the Russian industry and trade minister, this phase will be completed within 18 months.  “We have the money for this,” Manturov says. “As for the realization of the next ...


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