During the investigation of the disaster Malaysian Boeing in Ukraine in the experiment of "Almaz-Antey" on October 7, we used the Il-86 and the rocket MM, said General Director of concern PVO "Almaz-Antey" Jan Novikov.
"The group adopted an opinion on the conduct of the 2nd full-scale field experiment. Due to the lack of a decommissioned Boeing-777 in the experiment used the Il-86 aircraft, the fuselage of which is similar to the basic parameters of the Boeing 777. The experiment took place on 7 October. Applied rocket MM, " said Novikov to reporters Tuesday in the capital of Russia.