Irkut Corp Delivered 60 Su-30 and Yak-130 Planes in 2015

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  • 11:32 AM, December 31, 2015
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Irkut Corp Delivered 60 Su-30 and Yak-130 Planes in 2015
Sukhoi Su-30SM Fighter. Image credits: Irkut Corporation

Irkut Corp of Russia delivered more than 60 Su-30 and Yak-130 aircraft to the Russian Air Force and international customers in 2015.

Irkut has fully implemented the commitments in 2015 under its state defense order as well as export contracts.  In 2015, the new Su-30SM jet was delivered to the Republic of Kazakhstan and Yak-130 Combat training aircraft to the Air Force of the Republic of Belarus and the People's Republic of Bangladesh, according to the company press release.

President of Irkut Corporation, Oleg Demchenko said: “In 2015 we achieved a record volume of deliveries of military aircraft. In the past year, Irkut Corporation has increased its production capacity and hired about 1,000 new employees. Our company has confirmed its effectiveness, based on - the professionalism and enthusiasm of the staff work". 

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