Volga-Dnepr Group, Antonov Design Bureau and Aviastar-SP Aircraft Factory signed an agreement at the Moscow Air Show to establish a branch of Antonov Design Bureau at the Aviastar-SP factory in Ulyanovsk. Earlier this week, Volga-Dnepr said it would acquire five An-124s (ATWOnline, Aug. 25). It called the new agreement "another significant step towards relaunching serial production of the 150-tonne capacity An-124 cargo aircraft."

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