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Russia Can’t Make Enough Aircraft

March 13, 2008

By Vladimir Isachenkov, Associated Press Writer

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s aviation industry is unable to meet the growing domestic demand for new passenger planes, and the carriers will have to import Western-made airliners, officials said Thursday.

A Tupolev Tu-204 At The Paris Air Show During 1991.
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The statements during parliamentary hearings were in stark contrast with President Vladimir Putin’s pledges to revive the nation’s aviation industry…..

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