Mr Denis Manturov, Russian Minster for Industry and Trade announced that aerospace unit of Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd is being considered to manufacture parts for the Russian airliner IRKUT-MC21. Their role, if selected, would include manufacturing of some components and interiors.
It is to be noted that Mahindra Aerospace is already partnering with Russia in the manufacturing of Sukhoi Superjets.
The announcement was made yesterday at Chennai Trade Centre. Mr Manturov was addressing the joint press conference along with Union Minister of State for Commerce & Industry – Ms. Nirmala Sitharaman.