JSC "Tupolev" and "Aviastar-SP" signed a memorandum of intent with the Syrian airline «Syrianair» the supply of new passenger aircraft Tu-204SM. «Syrianair» — state airline that traffic in more than 50 cities in the world.
Under the terms of the proposed contract provides for an initial delivery of three Tu-204SM, since 2013.
In the next phase of the partnership, in order to organize after-sales support, JSC "Tupolev" will create on the basis of airline «Syrianair» Service Center Tu-204SM.
Tu-204SM — domestic passenger airliner of JSC "Tupolev", which provides the latest achievements of the Russian aircraft industry. Currently undergoing certification tests. Series production is planned for 2012.