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Frigate Ecojet «lands» at MAKS
22 August 2011

In the framework of the jubilee X International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2011 the program of a new wide-body medium-range aircraft, “Frigate Ecojet: key decisions” was presented. The presentation was held with the participation of experts of the Russian and international aircraft industry, including representatives of UAC and leading Russian airlines, as well as industry press.

During their speeches, participants of the program shared their vision of global changes on the world aircraft market, as well as prospects for a new medium-range wide-body aircraft. They also told in detail about the successes that were achieved by the working team within more than 2.5 years of the program. Particular attention was paid to short-term plans and challenges that need to be overcome in the frames of the program.

Presentations of the program’s participants were followed by a long Q&A session, at the result of which constructive feedback from industry representatives was received.