Ukraine Preparing to Sign Contracts for Delivery of Nine Airplanes
to Laos, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates - Minister of Economics
Ukraine is preparing to sign contracts for the deliver of 3
An-140 airplanes for a total over 50 million dollars to Laos, 4 An-74 for Egypt
for a total over 100 million dollars and 2 An-148 for the United Arab Emirates
for a total over 50 million dollars, with a
further purchase of 15 airplanes for a total of nearly 400 million
dollars, the minister of economics, Bogdan Danilishin, has reported.
Source: 01.01.10, Interfax-Ukraina
According to his information, published Thursday on the ministry's site, there
already are more than 150 firm orders and options for the An-148 airplane.
"A preliminary agreement already had been reached with Iran for the sale
and joint production of more than 70 airplanes of this family," the
He recalled that a contract has been signed with India for the upgrade and
overhaul of Indian air force An-32 airplanes for a total over 400 million
dollars and with Iraq for the assembly 6 An-32 airplanes for a total of 89