The design and manufacture of large commercial aircraft is one of the world’s most challenging industries.
Two aviation giants dominate the field: U.S.-based Boeing and European consortium Airbus. So can a Russian upstart succeed in its goal of redefining the market with a new aircraft concept whose unique characteristics place it in a category of its own?
The new manufacturer is Moscow-based private company is Rosavia. Its concept is the inelegantly named Frigate Ecojet.
For the complete story by Miquel Ros for CNN, click here.
Image by JSC Russian Avia Consortium Corp.