January 18, 2017 10:23

Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company in Yakutsk

The other day the Yakutia airline was visited by delegation of the Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company, headed by the President – Mr. Kamil GAYNUTDINOV

During the working meeting in the territory of Yakutia airline technical base, where on Sukhoi Superjet-100 aircrafts "C-check" technical maintenance and replacement work on the stabilizer hinge plates was carried out together with the technical staff of Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company.

Further the meeting with the Yakutia airline management took place, where business refinancement and expense optimization of an after-sale service questions were discussed for the purpose of aircrafts operation economy.

Mr. Gaynutdinov confirmed unconditional interest from the manufacturer - to interact closely with Yakutia airline in Sukhoi-Superjet-100 aircraft promotion in the territory of Siberia and the Far East.

In January, 2017 Yakutia is going to fill up the fleet of Sukhoi Superjet-100 aircrafts and bring the number of aircrafts to five units.

The Yakutia airline operates domestic Sukhoi Superjet-100 aircrafts since 2012, is the leader on flying hours, with a record of 305 flight hours /a month. Sukhoi Superjet-100 aircrafts are actively involved in routes of airline on interregional air transportation in the territory of Siberia and the FEFD, and also on flights to China, South Korea and Japan.

Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) - is a 100 seat regional jet designed, developed and built by Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC), in partnership with Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi. On May 19th 2008 SSJ100 successfully accomplished its first flight. The Sukhoi Superjet 100 cruises at a Maximum Operating Speed of Mach 0.81 and 40,000 feet. It takes off from a 1,731 meters runway in the basic range and 2,052 meters in the long range. The operating range for the basic version is 3,048 km and 4,578 km for the long range version. All models of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 are equipped with the same engine, two SaM 146 turbofans. Today the SSJ100 is certified by EASA, IAC AR and multiple National Aviation Authorities. In 2011 the first production SSJ100 entered into service.

Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC) - focuses on the competitive product projection on the world market. The main project of the company is the creation and production of a family of regional planes Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ). The Company’s shareholders are the Sukhoi Holding and World’s Wing SA (Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi). Sukhoi Civil Aircraft was founded in 2000 to develop new regional aircraft projects.

Yakutia airline - is the largest carrier in the Far East of Russia, became the first customer of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft in the Far East region and the second Russian carrier which included new domestic aircrafts in the fleet, after Aeroflot.