MOSCOW—The Russian chairperson of the Craic board expects the consortium to receive initial orders for its CR929 widebody airliner no earlier than 2023—a differing assessment compared to the late-2019 timing recently suggested by Comac, the Chinese partner in the program. Separately, the Russian Craic partner, United Aircraft Corp. (UAC), denied a media report that Comac wanted to take the revenue, and therefore profits, of sales to Chinese airlines. The timing of orders will ...


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