Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has signed a government resolution giving Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Co. (SCAC) a RUB250 million ($4.2 million) subsidy to promote the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) this year. The additional funds will allow the manufacturer to reimburse a 90% of costs for stocking of spare parts, acquiring airport ground equipment and pilot training, the Russian Industry and Trade Ministry said in a statement. Medvedev said the airline business is in a recession in ...

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