Re: Tupelov TU-204, Ilyushin Il-114

Date:         04 Jun 99 00:59:17 
From:         IA Stuart <>
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In article <airliners.1999.558@ohare.Chicago.COM>, David Alan Coon
<> writes
>Several new aircraft were planned by Soviet Industry before the breakup of the
>Soviet Union ...

>Were these aircraft ever produced, or did the breakup of the
>Soviet Union halt their production?

I think the D-90 version did enter production and service, but there is
also a version of the Tu204 with Rolls-Royce engines (RB211-535E4's).
Just entered service with Cairo Aviation, after about 6 years of
intermittent flight testing.

Iain Stuart
Gas Turbine Maverick