The first resident of the port special economic zone (poetry) "Ulyanovsk-East" company "Rus AAR" build it the largest in the Russian service center and overhaul (MRO) of aircraft, including the foreign, the first aircraft will be able to get service in 2015 year, said on Wednesday in the branch of "special economic zone" in the Ulyanovsk region.
"The agreement provides for permission to create a center for maintenance and repair of aircraft in poetry. This will be the largest in the Russian center of aircraft maintenance and repair, including, Boeing 777, Airbus 747 and 340," — said in a statement.
The center will be a hangar complex area of about 20,000 square meters, capable of handling almost all types of foreign aircraft. Basic maintenance can be performed simultaneously for eight single-aisle or two wide-bodied aircraft.
"Moreover," the AAP Rus "is not only restricted to the servicing Western aircraft — the company plans to also carry out maintenance and repair of new Russian aircraft Sukhoi Superjet, as well as promising domestic mainline aircraft MS-21", — the branch of "SEZ".
"AAR Rus" is among the first residents of the six Special Economic Zone "Ulyanovsk-East." The company originally envisaged only the creation of a logistics complex. Earlier this year, the company announced its intention to expand the project to create a center maintenance and repair, as it was filed, which is approved on April 24 at the expert council on port zones. The total investment for the two projects will amount to 2.5 billion rubles. The plant will operate more than 600 people.