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Superjet gets hit again

It has not been a good year for Superjet.  First, it was the news from Mexico, where Interjet is having challenges with the SSJ.  Then Adria canceled its Superjet order, after signing for the aircraft only a few months earlier.  Even an easy customer, Iran, has seen...

AirInsight publishes MC-21 Report

AirInsight has published its latest aircraft program analysis, this one covers the IRKUT MC-21 program. Several months in development, the 51-page report covers the two models proposed by IRKUT.  These models are compared against their competitors.  We also provide a...

Interjet and Sukhoi – Update

[Updated update] FlightGlobal now reports that indeed some SSJs are being phased out at Interjet. We just received a document from UAC regarding the earlier news about Interjet disposing of its SSJ fleet.  We reported this news. Now it seems the Interjet news was not...

Mixed news for Superjet and Sukhoi

[UPDATED] The SSJ program is taking a hit as their launch western customer has decided to sell its fleet of 22 SSJs.  This is a body blow to the program.  At the recent Farnborough show, when Air Nostrum and CityJet announced their joint venture, they made it clear...