SSJ-100

Incorrect ATC data blamed for Yakutia SSJ100 runway excursion

Russian investigators released their final report on Yakutia Airlines SSJ100 runway excursion incident at Yakutsk Airport (YKS) on October 10, 2018. The investigation concluded that the main cause of the incident was the communication of an “incorrect braking coefficient” to the flight crew by Yakutsk air traffic control....


SSJ New: how and why is Superjet 100 shedding American parts?

There were many problems with the new Russian regional airliner program right from the beginning. One of them – at least according to some – was the fact that the aircraft itself was not really that Russian. United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) is slowly trying to change that, but the task is not as easy as it appeared at first....


Aeroflot Superjet 100 encounters another mid-air incident

A little over a week after Aeroflot Superjet 100 caught fire in Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport, killing 41 person onboard, another Aeroflot SSJ 100 aircraft encounters mid-air incident, making successful emergency landing  in Moscow....


Why Adria Airways and Sukhoi deal went wrong?

When, after a year of negotiations with Russian plane manufacturer Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC), Slovenian Adria Airways announced cancellation of its SuperJet 100 order days before planned delivery – the decision might have looked slightly controversial.  ...


MC-21, SSJ-100 makers eye Indonesian market

The Russian manufacturer Irkut is in hopes to seize new markets, as it reportedly discusses potential twinjet MC-21 orders with Indonesia....


Yakutia SSJ-100 damaged beyond repair after exceeding runway

  A Sukhoi Superjet 100-95 of Russian airline Yakutia, registered RA-89011, was on its way from Baikal International Airport (UUD) to Yakutsk Airport (YKS), Russia, carrying out flight R3-414 on October 9, 2018, when, upon landing, it failed to stop before the end of the runway and collapsed. The aircraft was damaged beyond repair.  ...


Aeroflot takes delivery of its 44th Sukhoi Superjet

Aeroflot has taken delivery of its 44th Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ100) on June 26, 2018. The aircraft with the registration number RA-89112 is named in honour of the Soviet test pilot and twice Hero of the Soviet Union Vladimir Kokkinaki....


SSJ-100 manufacturer in the red for 9th year in a row

The first Russian aircraft, developed in the country after the collapse of the USSR – Sukhoi SuperJet 100 – continues to bring losses to Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company....


SSJ100 confirms Airworthiness Certification

The Sukhoi Superjet 100 “Implementation Procedures for the Russia-Italy Bilateral Airworthiness Agreement”, announced yesterday in Rome by the Italian Civil Aviation Authority ENAC and the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency FATA, marked an important step for the SSJ100 Program....


Interjet, SCAC to form JV for SSJ-100 parts production

Mexican Interjet, which is the second largest operator of Russia's SSJ-100 passenger planes after Aeroflot, is seeking to establish a joint venture with the Russian Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company....