The Government of the Nizhny Novgorod Region, JSC "Nizhny Novgorod Aircraft Building Plant" Sokol "(NAZ" Sokol ", Nizhny Novgorod), JSC" United Aircraft Corporation "(UAC, Moscow) and Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University (NSTU) im.Alekseeva on Thursday signed an agreement of intent to establish aviation cluster in the Nizhny Novgorod region.
This was announced by the agency reports "NTA-Volga region", was present at the signing ceremony.
The agreement was signed at the launch of Technopark aircraft plant "Sokol".
According to information provided by NAZ "Sokol" in the presentation, the area of industrial park of 50 hectares, it will provide a diverse range of services. Be located in its territory of aircraft parts manufacturers, light aircraft industry will be set up training centers for pilots and astronauts.
In addition, in collaboration NSTU will develop a high-tech production and develop new flying machine.
Nizhny Novgorod Governor Valery Shantsev noted that the aviation cluster has long been developing in the region.
In addition, the head of the region said that in our time it is necessary to build on today's experience, optimize and manufacture according to the latest trends. According to him, the new industrial park will cope with all these tasks.
As previously reported, the Russian presidential envoy to the Volga Federal District Mikhail Babich, August 7 in Novosibirsk presented the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev development program for regional air transport, improving their accessibility to the public, and the commercialization of domestic aircraft to provide such transport in the PFD.