The first enterprise in the SEZ in Ulyanovsk will open in the coming months

The first enterprise in the SEZ in Ulyanovsk will open in the coming months


Special economic zone is ready, said the head of the region Vladimir Putin. He also spoke about the development of industrial clusters and promoting the project of MS-21 aircraft.

NOVO-Ogaryovo, 29 Oct. The first enterprises in the special economic zone in the Ulyanovsk region it is planned to open in the next few months, reported President Vladimir Putin, the head of the region Sergey Morozov.

“Special economic zone is ready, and we are planning in the next six months literally to invite you to Ulyanovsk in order to have together with residents to open the first plants that we have,” said the Governor.

He also spoke about the development of industrial clusters, including aviation. “We passed this year the plant Aerocomposit, and I would like to stress once again that as a result of construction and as a result of work of our scientists, we have created the most modern technologies, which neither the Boeing nor the “flight range of Airbus,” said Morozov.

The Governor also spoke about the progress of the project aircraft MS-21. “You don’t even care that the MC-21 enters the time of flight testing, which is”, — said the head of the region.

“Another example is the Il-476. The draft went, we first plane has already passed to our customer, the Ministry of defence. This year we give three aircraft,” said Morozov, adding that one of them was previously named “Prince Vladimir”. According to the Governor, in 2016 it is planned to transmit 7 such aircraft in a year — 11, then 18 aircraft.

In the Ulyanovsk region in 2009 was 49 years established special economic port zone, which is part of the aviation cluster. Among priority directions of development here, including aircraft and aircraft maintenance, electronics and instrument engineering, manufacture of composite materials. In particular, it is planned to establish a logistics center to supply Russia aircraft spare parts and components.