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Aeroflot decides to buy

Aeroflot decides to buy a new fleet.

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...

EASA flight tests completed first session of certification flights on MC-21-300

IRKUT reports today that flight test experts from the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) completed the first flight session of the MC-21-300 certification program.  During the certification tests, the behavior of MC-21-300 aircraft was evaluated in various...

Irkut rolls out third MC-21 and answers AirInsight questions

Irkut announced the rollout of the third MC-21-300 aircraft yesterday, with the following statements: "Irkut Corporation (a UAC member) completed construction of the third MC-21-300, intended for flight tests. On December 25, the aircraft was transferred from the...