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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Plane Quality Decried

The powerful presidential security service and crews of aircraft that carry top Kremlin officials urged the government to punish firms that make poor quality aircraft engines, Interfax reported Wednesday.

In a letter to the government, the two security service and air crews expressed dissatisfaction with the quality of engines installed on planes, that carry the president and prime minister, Interfax quoted Zinovy Pak, head of the State Committee for Defense Industries, as saying.