26 Jul '10
Irkutsk region-based aircraft manufacturer Irkut has signed a contract with Malaysian investment company Crecom Burj Resourses to make and supply 50 planes, Kommersant reports.
The contract price is reportedly to come in between $3bn and $4bn depending on the plane configuration.
Under the contract, Irkut is to build and supply 50 MS-21 medium-range aircrafts.
The planes are scheduled to be supplied between 2016 and 2020.