Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCA) has completed repair work on six SukhoiSuperjet 100 (SSJ100) for Interjet airline.
Technical teams from SCA were sent to Mexico as part of SCA’s after-sales support service for Interjet’s Sukhoi Superject 100. Thanks to the work done by SCA and Interjet specialists, all six aircraft resumed operations in the first week of January.
Twenty-two SCA technical specialists were sent to Mexico for the warranty maintenance work. The team was made up of specialists with extensive experience in aircraft production and maintenance.
The troubleshooting procedure was agreed to with the Russian aviation authorities (Federal Air Transport Agency) and carried out under the control of the Mexican aviation authorities (DGAC).
Interjet is one of the world’s largest operators of SSJ100 aircrafts and has been flying the model since 2013. Interjet’s SSJ100 technical dispatch reliability is one of the highest among the operators. The сompany’s fleet of the SSJ100s has accumulated more than 90,000 flight hours, and Interjet has operated more than 75,000 flights.
SCA strives to provide maintenance support as quickly as possible and is working on improving SSJ100’s reliability.
The SSJ100 was created and tested to international and Russian airworthiness standards, which are confirmed by the IACAR (Interstate Aviation Committee Aviation Register) and EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency).
Munich, November 26, 2018 – Minister of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov said that JSC “Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company” and ADRIA Airways signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) for 15 SSJ100. «The delivery is to be started at the beginning of 2019. They will be handed over under a long-term lease arrangement. In addition, both Parties signed Memorandum of Understanding upon establishing an SSJ100 Maintenance and Repair Organization (MRO) at Ljubljana Airport (Slovenia)».
10 September 2018, Moscow – Aeroflot and the United Aircraft Corporation have signed an agreement for delivery to Aeroflot, the national carrier, of 100 Superjet 100 (SSJ100) aircraft. The document was signed by Aeroflot CEO Vitaly Saveliev and UAC President Yury Slyusar during the Eastern Economic Forum in the presence of President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.