Azerbaijani official delegation arrived to Ukraine in order to sign an agreement on cooperation in the construction of new transport aircraft on the territory of Azerbaijan.
According to preliminary agreements, Azerbaijan will get several Ukrainian planes An-178 and organize their production on its territory in future. The first planes of the series will be created in Ukraine.
They are going to organize the production facilities in Azerbaijan after 2018.
Earlier, Antonov State Company has signed a contract for the delivery of 10 An-178, which belonged to Azerbaijani Silk Way Airlines. The contract’s price is considered to be about $400-700 mln.