On December, 26 2018 “Severstal Aircompany” received its first SSJ100 according to the terms of the Agreement between the “Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company” and the GTLK (State Transport Leasing Company).
The aircraft with the tail number RA-89117 performed ferry flight from SCAC Delivery Center in Zhukovsky to “Cherepovets”, the home airport of the airline.
The aircraft is expected to be put under operation in the beginning of 2019.
According to the terms of the Agreement there should be four SSJ100 delivered in 2018-2019 to the air carrrier with the option of the layout change to the two-class layout.
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)».