ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jan 2016
On 20 January 2016, the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade announced an assignment of an R&D subsidy to the manufacturer of regional aircraft Irkut.
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State Procurement Registry, entry ID №0173100009516000001 http://zakupki.gov.ru/epz/order/notice/ep44/view/common-info.html?regNumber=0173100009516000001
On 20 January 2016, the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade announced it will transfer 12.7 billion rubles (USD 155.5 million) in R&D subsidies to the regional aircraft manufacturer Irkut. The subsidy was formalized as a state procurement order from a single supplier. The subsidy targets research and development expenditures associated with MC-21 regional aircraft which Irkut produces.
Irkut is a subsidiary of the United Aircraft Corporation.
The subsidy is disbursed within component 1 (Airplane Manufacturing) of the State Program on the Development of Aircraft Manufacturing in 2013-2025.