“Aviastar-SP” (Ulyanovsk) as part of the production program, which runs until 2025, plans to produce 100 transport aircraft of IL-76 family until 2025.
“The company is also involved in co-operation for the production of advanced aircraft MS-21, SSJ100. Modernization of heavy transport aircraft An-124-100 “Ruslan”. This extensive production program will require the creation of thousands of new jobs,” Dementeva said.
In 2007 the Russian leadership made a strategic decision to hold a deep modernization of the Il-76 airliner, which until then was serially produced at the Tashkent Chkalov aircraft factory.