The manufacturer of strategic bombers Tu-160 filed the largest lawsuit in the history of the enterprise

From the manufacturer of Russian Tu-160 they demanded 4,6 billion rubles.

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation filed a lawsuit against the Russian PJSC Tupolev in the amount of more than 4,6 billion rubles. This is the largest claim ever presented to the domestic aircraft manufacturer, and, as experts say, this may be due to previously concluded contracts for the modernization of the Tu-22М3 and Tu-160 strategic bombers.

“The Ministry of Defense filed a lawsuit against PJSC Tupolev for 4,6 billion rubles. The relevant information is contained in the card file of the Moscow Arbitration Court. The essence of the claims of the Ministry of Defense is not indicated in the lawsuit; the court has not yet accepted the application for production. This is not the Ministry’s first lawsuit against the company in recent months. So, on October 4 it filed a lawsuit against Tupolev for 4,86 million rubles, on October 10 the court accepted the application for consideration. A hearing on this lawsuit should be held on November 19. Another lawsuit, in the amount of 122,7 million rubles., The Ministry of Defense filed with the company 23 in October, the meeting will be held on November 26 ", “RBC” said in a statement.

So far, no official comments have been made by representatives of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation on this subject. The situation is not commented on in PJSC Tupolev.