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  • Sukhoi: Superjet crash will not delay Cat IIIa approval


    Sukhoi does not expect the Superjet 100 test accident in Reykjavik to delay Category IIIa certification for the twinjet type. Prototype aircraft 95005...


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  • IN FOCUS: long range Superjet set for launch


    Russian energy giant Gazprom's internal carrier, Gazpromavia, is to be the first recipient of the long-range Sukhoi...


  • Test regime begins for modernised Il-76


    Ilyushin expects to wrap up flight-testing of the new Il-76MD-90A in the second half of 2014, after initiating the...


  • Aeroflot A320 familiarity aids Superjet pilot training


    Aeroflot is capitalising on similarities with the Airbus A320 to aid training of its initial batch of Sukhoi Superjet...


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  • Long-range Superjet heads for fatigue testing

    News | 06 Nov 2014 08:27 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Russia’s Sukhoi has transferred a long-range Superjet 100LR airframe to Moscow to undergo fatigue testing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Long-range-Superjet-heads-for-fatigue-testing-405710/
  • Sukhoi: Superjet crash will not delay Cat IIIa approval

    News | 22 Jul 2013 10:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Sukhoi does not expect the Superjet 100 test accident in Reykjavik to delay Category IIIa certification for the twinjet type. Prototype aircraft 95005...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Sukhoi-Superjet-crash-will-not-delay-Cat-IIIa-approval-388533/
  • Aeroflot receives Superjet simulator

    News | 03 Apr 2013 11:22 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Aeroflot has taken delivery of a full-flight simulator for the Sukhoi Superjet 100, installed at its Moscow Sheremetyevo base. It is the third Superjet...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aeroflot-receives-Superjet-simulator-384146/
  • IN FOCUS: long range Superjet set for launch

    News | 13 Mar 2013 16:50 | Vladimir Karnozov

    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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-long-range-Superjet-set-for-launch-383406/
  • 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 sthttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gazpromavia-set-to-take-first-long-range-Superjet-383403/
  • Test regime begins for modernised Il-76

    News | 07 Feb 2013 12:10 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Ilyushin expects to wrap up flight-testing of the new Il-76MD-90A in the second half of 2014, after initiating the regime with a sortie to Moscow Zhukovsky...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Test-regime-begins-for-modernised-Il-76-382041/