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PowerJet is delighted about the delivery of the first SSJ100 to CityJet


Venice, Italy, May 25, 2016 – PowerJet, Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company, SuperJet International and CityJet celebrated the delivery of the first Sukhoi SuperJet 100 (SSJ100) to CityJet in the presence of Mr Denis Menturov, the Russian Minister of Industry and Trade, Mr Yury Slyusar, President of UAC, Olivier Andriès, Safran Aircraft Engines CEO and Marc Sorel, PowerJet Chairman and CEO.

Aeroflot takes delivery of its 25th SaM146-powered Superjet 100

On January 20, 2016, the twenty-fifth Superjet 100 powered by PowerJet SaM146 engines joined the Aeroflot fleet. The aircraft operated a ferry flight from the Delivery Center of Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company to its base site in Sheremetyevo International Airport.

The Russian airline operates the Superjet 100 aircraft to numerous destinations in Russia and Europe.

Aeroflot is the SaM146 fleet leader in terms of flight hours. Since 2011, this engine has demonstrated an exceptional dispatch reliability rate of 99.9%.

 

PowerJet organizes SaM146 operator meeting in Moscow

On November 26 and 27, PowerJet organized the first All Ops Conference for the SaM146 propulsion system in Moscow. This new annual event quickly established itself as a "can't miss" meeting for our customers.

PowerJet's support teams worked with partners SCAC (Sukhoi Civil Aircraft) and SuperJet International to bring together all customers operating the SaM146-powered Superjet 100 regional jet. This annual conference reflects the company's focus on continuous improvement, based on feedback and two-way communications with our customers.

14th SaM146-powered SSJ100 delivered to Interjet

On April 22, 2015 the 14th Superjet 100 powered by SaM146 engines arrived in Mexico to join the Interjet fleet.  

The SSJ100 was rolled out from the SuperJet International’s hangar in Venice (Italy) and took off from “Marco Polo” Airport. During its ferry flight, the aircraft stopped in Keflyavik (Iceland) and Bangor (Maine, USA). 

Since they entered into service with Interjet in 2013, the SaM146 engines have demonstrated an excellent dispatch reliability (99,9%) in all environments.
Interjet ordered 30 SSJ100 in the 93-seat configuration.