31 august 2018
MC-21-300 aircraft has performed a maiden landing in the dark
Currently, two MC-21-300 test aircraft undergo flight tests. Another aircraft is under static tests in TzAGI.
Three more MC-21-300 test samples are under construction at Irkutsk Aviation Plant, a branch of Irkut Corporation (part of UAC). Two of them will join the flight tests program. The third aircraft will be subjected to endurance tests in TzAGI.