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  • Sukhoi to firm 30-Superjet deal with Asian carrier

    Sukhoi is to sign a firm agreement covering 30 Superjet 100 aircraft with a southeast Asian carrier at the upcoming Farnborough Air Show.

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  • All 47 on board crashed Superjet 100 dead

    Indonesian authorities have confirmed that all 47 passengers and crew on board the Sukhoi Superjet 100 that crashed in...

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  • Mixed fortunes for regionals

    There were decidedly mixed sales fortunes for regional manufacturers at the show as ATR and Embraer were bolstered with...

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  • ANALYSIS: The Superjet 100 aircraft report

    News | 30 Jul 2014 21:10 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft is a five-abreast seat configuration regional aircraft aimed at short-to-medium range routes in the 95-seat regional jet category. With development starting in 2000, the aircraft was designed by the civil aircraft division of the Russian aerospace company Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC) in co-operation with Alenia Aeronautica.
  • Revised Superjet order book reveals customer rejig

    News | 10 Jul 2014 21:56 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Sukhoi has provided more clarity to the order breakdown for its Superjet 100, detailing allocations covering 182 aircraft, although some of these are early-configuration aircraft being redelivered after their spell in service with Aeroflot.
  • ANALYSIS: Regional aircraft on the rise in Southeast Asia

    News | 17 Jan 2014 02:23 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Boeing and Airbus have swept up the major orders from Southeast Asia’s airlines, but regional aircraft manufacturers are now in hot pursuit of the market.
  • ANALYSIS: Sukhoi bids to ramp up Superjet production

    News | 04 Jun 2013 09:33 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <P>One of Mexican carrier Interjet's Sukhoi Superjet 100s is set to represent the Russian airframer's commercial interests at the Paris air show, while the manufacturer works to smooth its production process and broaden its tentative presence in the sector.</P> <P>Interjet represents the first customer that the airframer classifies as Western, and work on the first of 20 Superjets for the carrier commenced at the Superjet International facility in Venice during October 2012. Aircraft 95023 rolled out of the paint shop in Interjet colours in February.</P> <P> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 50%" border=0 align=center> <TBODY> <TR> <TH>&nbsp;<IMG style="WIDTH: 640px; HEIGHT: 426px" border=0 alt="Credit - Superjet International" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=49520"></TH></TR> <TR> <TD> <P align=right>&nbsp;Superjet International</P></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P>The finishing work has finally allowed the Italian venture to play a more prominent part in the Superjet programme, two
  • Gazpromavia set to take first long-range Superjet

    News | 13 Mar 2013 15:53 | Vladimir Karnozov

    <P>Russian energy giant Gazprom's internal carrier, Gazpromavia, is to be the first recipient of the long-range Sukhoi Superjet 100LR, which has just started flight tests.</P> <P>Gazpromavia will take delivery by the end of 2013 and Sukhoi insists it is on track following the maiden flight on 12 February. The aircraft has been ferried to Moscow Zhukovsky for certification trials and a second will fly later this month.</P> <P>Sukhoi has designed the 100LR to operate over a 2,470nm (4,570km) range, 50% greater than that of the basic airframe.</P> <P>The LR will have a maximum take-off weight of 49.5t, compared with 45.9t for the basic. It will also have uprated PowerJet SaM146-1S18 engines, generating an additional 5% thrust and better climb performance. It has the same fuel tanks and the landing gear has not needed strengthening, says Sukhoi.</P> <P>Sukhoi Civil Aircraft chief designer Alexander Dolotovsky says the wing area is unchanged but its structure has been reinforced. "We st
  • Sukhoi discusses financial support for Kartika Superjets

    News | 01 Mar 2013 17:39 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    <p>Indonesia's Kartika Airlines is negotiating leasing and possible financial support arrangements for the Sukhoi Superjet 100s it first agreed to acquire in...