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“ Ilyushin Finans “ will buy 20 planes An - 158 more than for $500 million

Open Society “ Ilyushin Finans Ko. “ (IFK) on an air show in Farnboro has signed the contract on purchase of 20 planes An - 158 at the Ukrainian state enterprise “ Antons “ transfers Reuters referring to representative IFK Andrey Lipovetsky. Transaction cost - more than 500 million dollars, that is at the price of more 25 million dollars for one car.
the final buyer 10 zakontraktovannyh planes becomes the Moscow airline “ Atlant - the Union “. 10 More planes IFK buy for transfer to several customers, including foreign, has explained A.Lipovetsky. At IFK also there is an option for purchase of 10 more such cars.
An - 158 - updating of regional plane An - 148 with the extended fuselage, the plane contains to 99 passengers and is, thus, the competitor to plane Sukhoi SuperJet - 100, containing 78 - 98 passengers.
meanwhile “ Civil planes Dry “ (GSS) too sign contracts in Farnboro. After the order received the day before from the Indonesian carrier, today GSS and Thai private air carrier Orient Thai Airlines have signed the agreement on intentions on delivery of 12 planes Sukhoi SuperJet - 100 in a base configuration and an option for 12 cars. Deliveries are planned for 2011 - 2014γγ.
the Company “ Ilyushin Finans Ko. “ it is created in 1999γ. With the assistance of S. V.Ilyushin`s aviation complex for maintenance of financing of deliveries of civil planes of a domestic production on the internal and international market.
in 2007γ. IFK was a part of Open Society “ Incorporated aviabuilding corporation “ (OAK) as the basic marketing unit of new civil planes of the Russian manufacture. Mainstreams of activity IFK: Financial and operational leasing of modern civil planes of the Russian manufacture for deliveries in Russia; financing of export deliveries; the aftersales service organisation.