30 November 2011., Ulyanovsk. — Today in the "Aviastar — SP" in the presence of the Governor of the Ulyanovsk region Sergey Morozov, President of JSC "United Aircraft Corporation" Mikhail Pogosyan and the General Director of "Aerocomposite" Anatoly Gaydanskogo the launch of construction of a plant for the production of aggregates from composite materials.
At the site "Aviastar — SP" an area of 64 250 m2 of JSC "Aerocomposite" deploy production of polymeric composite materials: center wing panels and spars and integrated detachable wing panels for the benefit of the MS-21 and other long-term programs of the United Aircraft Corporation. Production of the first sets to begin in 2012.
"The creation of modern Russian-made composite structures is a key factor in the competitiveness of a promising line of civil aircraft of the United Aircraft Corporation. As part of the strategy of the KLA on the basis of "Aerocomposite" we create a competence center for the development, production and sale of components made of composite materials, including a design center, technology center and plants for the production of aggregates. Today we are laying in Ulyanovsk first of the production sites, providing not only more than 600 jobs at the plant, but also the development of the most promising technologies industry in the region ", — said the President of the United Aircraft Corporation Mikhail Pogosyan.