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UAC pitches MC-21 and CR929 at Dubai Air Show

Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) has used the Dubai Air Show to pitch its commercial aircraft projects for closer cooperation with Arabian and international partners, the company said in a post-show press release on November 21. Talks involved Russia’s...

Russia’s forecast: 44.300 new airliners needed

Russia is expecting the market for commercial aircraft to grow to 44.313 aircraft between 2019 and 2038, with the biggest share that of 166-200-seaters. United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) presented its latest outlook on the final trade day of the MAKS 2019-air show at...

Look inside the Irkut MC-21 (update)

On the first day of the MAKS2019 air show in Moscow United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) did a low-profile unveiling of  Irkut MC-21-300 aircraft 003. She’s the first with a full interior in a 2-class lay-out, although 003 has only 163 seats instead of the usual 211 as...

All eyes on the MC-21 at MAKS 2019

After the Paris Air Show and the summer break, the global aerospace industry assembles again next week. In Russia, for the MAKS2019 air show at Zhukovsky Airport near Moscow from August 27 – September 1. While Airbus will show its A350-900, Embraer the E195-E2 and...