Flying-Tiger
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Russian Orders In The Works

Tue May 15, 2007 12:32 am

From Flight Global:

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But now Kaliningrad-based KD-Avia is seeking at least 20 aircraft with options, which will not necessarily be Boeing types despite the carrier's reliance on leased 737s so far.



Quote:
Later this year industry is expecting to see a tender for narrowbodies from the newly constituted AirUnion company that brings together the interests of Domodedovo Airlines, KrasAir, Omskavia, Samara Airlines and Sibaviatrans and is 45%-owned by the Russian government.

http://www.flightglobal.com/articles...poised-for-major-buying-spree.html

Will be interesting orders. I see KD Avia going B737NG and Air Union going A320.
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scouseflyer
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RE: Russian Orders In The Works

Tue May 15, 2007 12:37 am

Quoting Flying-Tiger (Thread starter):
45%-owned by the Russian government.

This may end up as political as the SU A350/787 order!

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