Indonesia’s Sky Aviation receives first Sukhoi Superjet

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Indonesian carrier Sky Aviation received its first Sukhoi Superjet aircraft on 27 February.

The aircraft, with serial number 95022, was delivered to the airline's base in Jakarta's Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport, says Sukhoi Civil Aircraft. This is the first of 12 aircraft that Sky Aviation has on order.

 

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Three of the aircraft will be configured with 93 seats, while the remaining nine will be configured with 98 seats - eight in business and 90 in economy class.

Sky Aviation had previously told Flightglobal Pro that it will base the first aircraft in Makassar and use it on domestic routes to Balikpapan, Denpasar, Sorong and Jayapura.

The carrier is scheduled to receive five Superjets this year, while the remaining seven will be delivered from 2014 through to 2015.