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Testing of second MC-21-300 airliner to begin in February or March.

"The Irkutsk factory is getting ready to streamline the manufacturing of the MC-21-300 jets, the newest Russian airliners, in 2019.

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US dollar hits its lowest level against ruble since mid-October on Moscow Exchange.

The US dollar dropped against the ruble by 29 kopecks to lie at 56 rubles and 92 kopecks.

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Russia’s upgraded MiG-29 fighter jets to test new aircraft armament in Syria.

A batch of MiG-29SMT aircraft was sent to the Hmeymim air base in Syria in September for testing.

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Russia's Fintech to discuss contracts with Visa and Mastercard in 2018.

The issue of concluding contracts with the companies may be considered next year.

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Russia plans selling 30 Sukhoi Super Jet -100 in coming year.
Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) is the Russian short-range passenger jet developed by Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (part of UAC) with participation of foreign companies.
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Siemens, Enka to build 495 MW power plant in Russia’s Tatarstan.

The main specific feature of the power plant is the possibility of working on syngas, a byproduct of petrochemicals production.

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Rosneft starts drilling exploration well on Black Sea shelf.

The resource base of the Zapadno-Chernomorsky Area is provisionally estimated at 600 mln tonnes of oil and 100 bln cubic meters of gas.

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Kaspersky Lab eyes stronger presence on Indian market.
The planned output is 6.5 billion cubic meters of gas a year for a period of 15 years.
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Russian airlines carry record 97.5 mln passengers year-to-date.

Russian air carriers are expected to carry up to 105 mln passengers by the end of the year, according to Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency.

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