MS-21 aircraft developed by Irkut Corporation will be redesignated into Yak-242 in the network of its serial production, vice-premier Dmitry Rogozin said during his visit to Irkutsk Aviation Plant (IAP), Interfax reports.
"The designation of serial MS-21 aircraft will be changed to Yak-242. Bear that in mind", - Dmitry Rogozin said.
He also noted that the report on status of PD-14 program will be presented at a meeting held at IAP.
"A report on status of this program will be presented today and we will try to settle issues connected with accessories, powerplant, avionics, etc.", - the vice-premier said.
Dmitry Rogozin also said that a meeting dedicated to the problems of engine industry will be held soon.