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Serial deliveries of planes Superjet 100 will begin till the end of the year

Serial deliveries of planes Sukhoi Superjet 100 will begin till the end of 2010, on the engine for these planes the certificate is already received, the prime minister - the minister of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin at the international forum " has declared; Technologies in mechanical engineering in situated near Moscow Zhukovsky on Wednesday.

In crisis any of key projects of technological development has not been curtailed. So, it is literally one of these days the European certificate has received the domestic engine of new regional air liner Sukhoi Superjet 100 - Putin has told.

As he said, serial deliveries of this plane to customers by the end of the year will begin. Engine certification under the European standards has occupied more time, than was planned initially, from - for what terms of certification and the beginning of deliveries most Superjet 100 - on the end of 2010 have been shifted.

Also Putin has declared that the Russian aviation industry is capable to compete in the global market of aircraft engineering.

We are convinced that the Russian aviation industry is capable to find the place in the global market and we pin on it serious hopes. We perfectly represent a situation in the world markets in aircraft engineering, we perfectly imagine, as the competition how much the niche there is occupied and mastered is sharp there, but we also are assured that we have possibilities and the niches - Putin has told.

As he said, absolute competitive advantage is a question of the main planes, the special technics, combat material, where at Russia.

RIA Novosti news agency