Russia’s MC-21 Airliner Prepares For First Flight

A month before the opening of Farnborough Airshow 2016 Russia made a significant effort to return to the narrowbody market with the rollout on June 8 at Irkutsk, East Siberia, of its new MC-21 airliner prototype. The aircraft’s name comes from the Russian acronym for Magistralny Samolet 21 veka...

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