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International air show "Farnborough-2008" 60 years of age.
In Farnborough the presentation of new Russian passenger plane Sukhoi SuperJet 100.
In the suburbs of London to the International Air "Farnborough-2008" brought together producers and consumers of aviation products from 35 countries. Along with Paris Le Bourget exhibition at Farnborough always becomes the most important event in the aviation industry. On the first day in the sky over Farnborough rose, the largest exhibit saloon, super-Airbus A-280. Will fly "Eurofighter - F-16 and F-18, and new models of" Eurocopter ". Its products in Farnborough provided 60 Russian defense industries.
At the air show was held presentation of a new civil plane Sukhoi SuperJet 100, and in the assets from the Sukhoi 97 solid orders for "Superdzhety.
"Dry" brought to the Farnborough layout new multi-functional fighter Su-35 generation "h + +", presented aircraft Su-30MK2, Su-27SKM, fighter-bomber Su-32 and Su-47 pilot with the wing forwardswept . Following the SSJ-100 Russia is preparing another draft of civilian aircraft. Corporation Irkut, specializing in aircraft for military use, will focus on the production of "major aircraft XXI century MS-21." "MiG" shows at Farnborough fighters MiG-29SMT and MiG-35 armed with a new generation of ship-based fighter aircraft MiG-29K and MiG-school 29KUB. For the first time at the air show will be presented to the new system of preventing the threats of man-portable air defense systems - MANPADS.
United Aircraft Corporation in conjunction with the MOE created evroeskadrilyu of the Russian aircraft Be-200 amphibian for fighting forest fires. Versatile new generation of aircraft designed on the basis of the large jet amphibian A-40 "Albatross". Be-200 has a unique ability to takeoff and landing both on land or water. These aircraft will be used temporarily, all the countries of the world for fighting forest fires.