Ukraine

Antonov makes planes again: four An-178s in production after years-long break

Ukrainian aircraft manufacturer Antonov announced that four An-178s are to be under construction in 2021, putting an end to a years-long gap in production....


France hopes to sell Rafale fighters to Ukraine

Ukraine is about to renew its fleet of fighter jets. France could offer the Dassault Rafale as a contender....


Ukrainian court seizes Motor Sich assets to counter China

A Ukrainian court seized shares and assets of engine manufacturer An-225 Mriya engine maker Motor Sich as part of an ongoing criminal investigation....


Ukraine to nationalize Motor Sich, An-225 Mriya engine maker

Ukraine announced the nationalization of the engine manufacturer Motor Sich to prevent its acquisition by Chinese investors....


Antonov to design indigenous heavy strike drone for Ukraine

Antonov met with the Ukrainian government to discuss the development of a domestic heavy strategic strike and reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicle...


China, Ukraine in row over An-225 Mriya engine maker Motor Sich

Beijing expressed concerns after Ukrainian President Zelensky blocked China’s Skyrizon’s plan to acquire Motor Sich, which makes Antonov’s An-225 Mriya engines....


Spaceport, airliner, Putin’s plane: past ideas for second An-225 Mriya

Antonov An-225 Mriya, the world's largest cargo plane, has an unfinished sister with a surprisingly long and twisted story....


Ukraine to ban Russian and Syrian airlines that operate in Crimea

The government of Ukraine approved a draft resolution to ban 13 Russian airlines and a Syrian airline, as they fly to Crimea.  ...


Antonov wins first governmental order in 29 years

Antonov receives its first governmental order for three AN-178 military aircraft in 29 years.   ...


Ukraine avoids banning UK air traffic, relies on visa regime

Ukraine would not close borders to the United Kingdom arguing that the visa regime already helps to control passenger traffic.  ...