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Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said about the need to achieve import substitution in the project of MS-21 aircraft, reports TASS.
According to the head of the Cabinet of Ministers of Russia “are constantly trying spoke in the wheel set, including the aviation industry.” “But there is no doubt that we will have here, import substitution, and the aircraft will do very good,” he said.
Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov said that by 2022 the production of MS-21 is already at 97 percent dependent on imported supplies.
Medvedev also said that in 2019 the production and support of the aircraft will be allocated 1.6 billion roubles. In addition, in 2020 and 2021 for these purposes I will go again and 4,11 4,81 billion.
MS-21 will be the first medium-range aircraft created in post-Soviet Russia. The first deliveries of the liner is scheduled for 2020.
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