Russian President Vladimir Putin has inked a decree on establishing the open-end joint-stock company Aviation Holding Sukhoi, said the Kremlin press service on Tuesday. Earlier, Vice-Premier Ilya Klebanov reported that the holding is set up on the basis of immediately the Sukhoi design bureau and three specialised aviation factories in -- Irkutsk and Novosibirsk (Siberia), Komsomolsk-on-Amur (Russia's Far East). Sukhoi products are known world-wide. Its Su fighter-bombers are the world's best.
Putin's Annual Address to the Federal Assembly is scheduled for September 30. Kremlin sources say it will become even more historic and globally important than his 2014 speech