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Tupolev Tu-204-300 For Rossiya And 204C For ABC.

Tue Aug 14, 2007 12:00 am

According to Airliners Wolrd, Rossiya will introduce an undetermined number of Tu-204-300 in the coming years.
Same source, Air Bridge Cargo will take delivrery of up to 5 Tu-204C by 2010. The first aircraft will arrive end 2008.
Some more good news for Tupolev!
 
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RE: Tupolev Tu-204-300 For Rossiya And 204C For ABC.

Tue Aug 14, 2007 3:10 am

I presume the Tupolevs will be used by Air Bridge for regional cargo service, while keeping the 747s (and the AN-124s from parent Volga-Dnepr) on long range routes and on routes where the size is needed.

As for the TU-204s ordered by FV, I presume they may use them to replace their older TU-154s (especially the remaining B2s they may currently operate) and the remaining TU-134s.

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