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(CNN)The design and manufacture of large commercial aircraft is one of the world's most challenging industries.
Two aviation giants dominate the field: U.S.-based Boeing and European consortium Airbus.
So can a Russian upstart succeed in its goal of redefining the market with a new aircraft concept whose unique characteristics place it in a category of its own?
The new manufacturer is Moscow-based private company is Rosavia.
Its concept is the inelegantly named Frigate Ecojet.