EMERCOM of Russia will receive 10 Sukhoi SuperJet 100 and six Il-76 TD aircraft by 2020, said head of the department Vladimir Puchkov. “In total, at the first stage we plan to get Sukhoi SuperJet 100two aircraft, in the future, under the agreement, eight more of them. In total they will amount to 10 units and six Il-76 TD of the new modification,” – “Interfax” quoted Puchkov as saying.
He noted that the agreement for the supply of aviation equipment is planned to be signed in Moscow on Monday, Sept. 8.
“All the aircraft are multi-functional – they are mobile command and control centers, equipped with the most modern technology for evacuation and decision making on sending task forces to the zone of a disaster”, – said the Minister.