SIBILLE From Belgium, joined Jun 2005, 487 posts, RR: 2 Posted (7 years 2 months 2 weeks 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 2462 times:
Cuba will get another cargo plane Tu-204SE by summer this year
An agreement for the supply to Cuba of another type of cargo aircraft Tu-204CE achieved in the recent negotiations April. The decision is "AviaPort. Ru" said deputy general director - the technical director of the leasing company Ilyushin Finance Co. " (KIF) Yuri Ostrovsky.
"Currently a clarification of some issues of delivery of the machine" - interlocutor noted.
He reported that the TU-204SE with serial number 037 nearly ready for delivery in the first half of this year, it is planned to allocate Cuban customer in May-June this year.
"In the second half of this month is expected to arrive in Russia Cuban delegation to continue negotiations for the supply to Cuba of some other types of aircraft domestic production, as well as negotiations on the signing of the contract for the supply of Tu-204CE - supplemented Yuri Ostrovsky. - While premature to talk about Type planned to supply planes to Cuba domestic production, but it was in negotiations on several types of domestic vehicles. "
Since the start of series production in Ulyanovsk has collected 42 type aircraft Tu-204 different modifications. Of all Russian civil aviation aircraft that is the type of aircraft Tu-204 most successful in recent years, moving into foreign markets. They put this family, or have contracts to supply to such countries as Cuba, China, Iran, negotiations and the possibility of supply aircraft of this type in a number of other countries in the world.