- Prepayment for aircraft MS-21
"Aviakapital-service", belongs to Rostekhnadzor, listed the down payment Corporation "Irkut" for the MC-21 aircraft. This was announced by executive vice president of KLA Alexander TULYAKOV.
"Rostekhnadzor listed the advance payment for the MS-21," — said TULYAKOV.
He added that "Ilyushin Finance Co." a few months ago, also listed the down payment for the ordered 28 aircraft MS-21. Thus, stressed TULYAKOV, contracts can be considered firm.
Recall that in the 2010 Malaysian company Crecom Burj ordered 50 aircraft MS-21, the corporation "Irkut", but in 2012 it became known that a firm contract was transferred to the option.
MS-21 — the liner, which is created to replace the Tu-154 and Tu-134. In MS-21 has three versions: MS-21-200 (150 seats), MS-21-300 (180 seats) and the MS-21-400 (212 seats). Aircraft assembly will deal with the Irkutsk aircraft factory. MC-21 program includes three versions: MS-21-200 (150 seats), MS-21-300 (180 seats) and the MS-21-400 (212 seats). Total order book at the MS-21 as of March — about 185 aircraft.
The company "Aviakapital-Service" was created specifically for the project cooperation Rostekhnadzor and "Aeroflot". Rostekhnadzor plans to become a supplier of aircraft for the air carrier. "Aviakapital-Service" must deliver "Aeroflot" under the lease agreement 50 Boeing 737NG. The Company has an agreement for the supply of "Aeroflot" to 50 MC-21 aircraft in 2017.