Aviastar-SP to Build Two Aircraft for Presidential Affairs Department
Russia’s Aviastar-SP and United Aircraft Corporation will build two Tu-204-300 aircraft for the Department of Presidential Affairs. This information was presented by the press service of the Ulyanovsk-based enterprise.
“The airliners will be delivered by the end of 2015. According to the contract, the capacity of the planes is 142 and 94 passengers respectively. The practical range exceeds 6,000 km, with the cruising speed being about 830-850 km/h,” the press release stated.
It should be noted that the Tu-204-300 airliners are designed for transporting passengers and cargoes on the main routes.
Aviastar-SP is the largest Russian factory for aviation engineering production. The company specializes in the production of IL-76MD-90А transport aircraft, passenger and cargo family Tu-204 aircraft and maintenance of the An-124 Ruslan transport aircraft.