CFRIES

Centre Franco-Russe d’Intelligence Economique et Stratégique

11 avril 2007

United air transportation company to appear in Russia

Soon a new united air transportation company under the name of AirUnion will be created in Russia. The company will consolidate state and private assets in order to form an air carrier able to compete with Aeroflot, the largest Russian airline. The controlling interest will belong to individual shareholders. AirUnion presently amalgamates five Russian companies: KrasAir, Domodedovo Airlines, Omskavia, Samara and Sibaviatrans. KrasAir initiated formation of the new company AirUnion in 2005. The air fleet of the parties consists... [Lire la suite]
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11 avril 2007

Italian helicopters to be assembled in Russia 11.04.2007

Russian military industrial complex "Oboronprom" and Italian Agusta Westland have started negotiations on licensed assembling of AW 139 helicopters with take-off weight of 6 tons, reports the Kommersant Newspaper. The agreement will be signed in May. Now the matter concerns partial assembly, but the plant is going to settle full production process. The cost of the project hasn't been set yet. Augusta Company has once made an effort to cooperate with Russian manufacturers. In 1995 the Italian firm and Russian Kamov, the... [Lire la suite]
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