YEKATERINBURG (Sputnik) – Russia is interested in introducing the Sukhoi Superjet (SSJ100) civil passenger jets to the Indian market, Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov said Monday.
"There are major areas where we are looking forward to cooperation, in addition to the defense-industrial complex, nuclear industry. For example, there were preliminary campaigns and industrial areas where components could be placed for the production of our civilian airliners, in particular the MC-21. We are also interested in the SSJ100's emergence in the market. We wanted to demonstrate the aircraft to Indian colleagues," Manturov told reporters.